MPTs: Articles
from the Field

Issue #47 - 15 March 2018


The field of multipurpose prevention technologies (MPTs) is steadily evolving and expanding. Below are links to recent publications, media articles, and other resources relevant to MPTs in order to keep you informed. Note that contents are neither endorsed by nor necessarily represent the views of the IMPT, and that due to publication copyright and permissions restrictions, full-text versions of resources may not be publicly available.
If you have a resource to include in our next issue, please send to Kathreen Daria . Also, previous issues are available in our archives and other MPT-related materials are accessible in our resource center

IMPT Secretariat Staff
2017 IMPT Annual Report. (2018). Initiative for MPTs.
Press Releases
Research gaps and emerging priorities in sexual and reproductive health in Africa and the eastern Mediterranean regions. Ali, M., Farron, M., Ouedraogo, L., Mahaini, R.K., Miller, K., & Kabra, R. (2018, March 5). Reproductive Health.

The cost-effectiveness of multi-purpose HIV and pregnancy prevention technologies in South Africa. Quaife et al. (2018, March 14). Journal of the International AIDS Society. DOI: 10.1002/jia2.25064.
Media Articles
In the Blogosphere
Upcoming Deadlines
Please get in touch if you or any of your colleagues are attending any of these meetings and conferences. We would be happy to provide you with materials to help enhance your presentations around MPTs and the MPT field.
Funding Opportunities 

RFA-AI-17-028   Next Generation Multipurpose Prevention Technologies (NGM) (R61/R33 - Clinical Trials Optional) - NIAID and NIMH will be accepting applications to support the development of new and innovative multipurpose prevention technologies (MPTs) with the dual purpose of contraception and HIV prevention. View the link above for more detailed information. Applications due 19 March 2018.
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