Slide presentation discussing women choosing to use both the dapivirine vaginal ring at the same time as oral PrEP — reasons for doing so, safety, ideas for future research.
Dapivirine Vaginal Ring Clinical Training for Providers
This clinical training, developed by the MOSAIC consortium for use in the CATALYST study, can be used to train providers to offer the dapivirine vaginal ring.
HIV Pre & Post-Exposure Prophylaxis Guidelines in Zambia, December 2023
This document aims to provide Ministry of Health guidance on the implementation of PEP and PrEP to prevent HIV transmission and improve overall health outcomes. This comprehensive approach reflects the commitment of all involved in combating HIV and enhancing public health.
ICAP PrEP Package for Providers: PrEParing for Choice
ICAP’s PrEP Package for Providers: PrEParing for Choice was developed by ICAP at Columbia University to promote the introduction and implementation of multiple PrEP products. The material is designed to capacitate health care teams with the knowledge and skills to counsel clients about PrEP and PrEP options, conduct effective PrEP initiation visits, and monitor and…
PrEP Communication and Demand Generation Strategy Template
This template is designed to provide an overview and outline of the different sections of a national communication or demand generation strategy. It is intended for demand generation, social behavior change (SBC), or communication focal points to apply in countries developing new PrEP or HIV prevention strategies or updating their strategies with new PrEP options.
Impact of HIV Self-testing for Oral Pre-exposure Prophylaxis Scale-up on Drug Resistance and HIV Outcomes in Western Kenya: A modelling study
This article from The Lancet HIV describes the results of a modelling exercise to evaluate the impact of HIV self-testing on oral PrEP scale-up and HIV drug resistance.
Global Mapping of PrEP Ring Implementation Research and Programmatic Pilots
This analysis provides an overview of the 13 introduction studies that include the PrEP ring as one of the PrEP products under investigation alongside oral PrEP and/or CAB for PrEP as of November 2023. All of the PrEP ring studies are conducted in Sub-Saharan Africa and focus primarily on adolescent girls and young women (AGYW)…
Creating Allies: Qualitative exploration of young women’s preferences for PrEP methods and parents’ role in PrEP uptake and user support in urban and rural Zambia
This article from BMC Women’s Health describes the results of a qualitative study to learn about PrEP method preferences amongst adolescent girls and young women and their parents in Zambia.
Application of PrEP-it in Kenya
This brief describes how PrEP-it was used to inform commodity forecasting for PrEP products in Kenya and highlights lessons learned.
Breaking Down Relationship Barriers to Increase PrEP Uptake and Adherence among Adolescent Girls and Young Women in Kenya: Safety and preliminary effectiveness results from a pilot cluster-randomized trial
This article from Journal of the International AIDS Society describes the impact of the Tu’Washindi intervention, which aimed to increase PrEP use by addressing relationship- and violence-related barriers among adolescent girls and young women enrolled in the DREAMS Initiative in Siaya County, Kenya.
A Community-based Dynamic Choice Model for HIV Prevention Improves PrEP and PEP Coverage in Rural Uganda and Kenya: A cluster randomized trial
This article from Journal of the International AIDS Society describes the effect of a dynamic choice model for HIV prevention, delivered by community health workers with clinician support, on the use of biomedical prevention (including PrEP and PEP) amongst persons at risk of HIV in rural Kenya and Uganda. This research was undertaken as part…