RTI International to lead discussion on workforce development at Devex conference in Ethiopia
RTI International will host a featured panel conversation on youth workforce development in Africa and discuss ways to build effective international development partnerships at the Devex Partnerships & Career Forum, Oct. 21-22 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
Study: Caregivers more aware of sudden unexpected death in epilepsy than patients
Caregivers for epilepsy patients are more aware of sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP) than patients, including those with seizure disorders, according to a new study by researchers at RTI International, Epilepsy Foundation, NYU Langone Medical Center, and Institute of Neurology and Neurosurgery at Saint Barnabas.
RTI International Names Dr. Terri Lomax Executive Vice President of Discovery-Science-Technology
Terri L. Lomax, Ph.D. has been named executive vice president of Discovery-Science-Technology at RTI International starting in December 2014.
Experts to discuss new resource, measures of employment outcomes for the 10 million community college students at DC policy forum
Community colleges, the nation’s largest provider of postsecondary education, enroll more than 10 million students per year, and offer an accessible and affordable option to prepare for employment or upgrade job skills, according to education experts.
Seminar— From medicine to defense: The impact of power semiconductor devices on creating a sustainable society
Jayant Baliga, Ph.D., an internationally known expert on power semiconductor devices and distinguished professor at North Carolina State University, will present a seminar titled “From medicine to defense: The impact of power semiconductor devices on creating a sustainable society,” on Oct. 22, at RTI International.
RTI International to develop road map for health IT safety center
As part of an effort to advance the safety of health information technology, RTI International has been awarded a contract from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) to create a road map for the development of a national health IT safety center.
RTI International and ScottMadden assist Bruce Power in developing the nuclear industry’s leading emergency response program
In the aftermath of Fukushima, RTI International and ScottMadden, Inc., one of North America’s leading energy consulting firms, partnered to deploy a nuclear industry-leading emergency response program.
Jeri Ropero-Miller appointed to NIST Scientific Area Committee
Jeri Ropero-Miller, Ph.D., senior research forensic scientist at RTI International, has been appointed to the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s Chemistry/Instrumental Analysis Scientific Area Committee.
Workforce development experts to discuss global youth employment crisis at DC policy forum
Leading workforce development experts will discuss the global youth employment crisis at a policy forum at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., Oct. 15.
NIH and VA address pain and related conditions in U.S. military personnel, veterans and their families
RTI International has been awarded one of thirteen research projects to explore nondrug approaches to managing pain and related health conditions such as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), drug abuse and sleep issues. The effort seeks to enhance options for the management of pain and associated problems in U.S. military personnel, veterans and their families.
Study: Mass rape occurred during post-election violence in Kenya
New evidence shows mass rape occurred during the post-election violence period following the 2007 presidential election in Kenya, according to research by RTI International, Physicians for Human Rights, Boston University School of Public Health, Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital, and Nakuru Provincial General Hospital.