Online Media Kit

Welcome to IPM's Online Media Kit, home to quick links that connect journalists and others to our press statements, key multimedia resources for background information on microbicides and IPM's work, and media highlights. Also learn how to contact experts in the field.

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Media Highlights

July 17, 2017 | Sunday Times (South Africa)

Run rings around HIV

A ring containing the antiretroviral drug dapivirine could reduce the chances of women contracting HIV. More »

July 11, 2017 | USAID Office of HIV and AIDS

‘But what if it falls out?’ Using Human-Centered Design to Answer Questions about the Dapivirine Ring

Why? To see how human-centered design, or HCD, can encourage uptake and effective use of the dapivirine ring (link is external) – the first long-acting, woman-controlled method for reducing the risk... More »

June 21, 2017 | The Witness/News24 (South Africa)

Hundreds more join anti-Aids ‘Dream’

With South Africa’s 8th Aids conference in full swing at the Durban ICC, a new study on the dapivirine vaginal ring has been announced. More »

June 14, 2017 | eNCA (South Africa)

Scientists excited about new women's HIV prevention ring

The ring, which prevents HIV from replicating and transmitting from men to women during sex, was tested in two large-scale trials involving four thousand women in South Africa, Malawi, Uganda and... More »

May 10, 2017 | Global Health Technologies Coalition’s Breakthroughs Blog

Empowerment—the payoff of new HIV prevention tools for young women

IPM's Sharyn Tenn on how new HIV prevention strategies that address women's diverse needs could help reduce high rates of infection. More »

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