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4-24-2014 Jennifer Durbin, Carmen Strigel named Triangle Business Journal 2014 40 Under 40 Leadership Awards winners
Triangle Business Journal recognized Jennifer Durbin, information security officer at RTI International, and Carmen Strigel, team leader for Information and Communication Technology for Education Training at RTI, as 2014 40 Under 40 Leadership Awards winners.
4-23-2014 RTI International named Richard Reithinger vice president of Global Health division
 Richard Reithinger, Ph.D., has been promoted to vice president of the Global Health division for the International Development Group at RTI International.
4-22-2014 Prakash Doraiswamy appointed to Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association editorial review board
Prakash Doraiswamy, Ph.D., a research environmental scientist at RTI International, has been appointed to serve on the editorial review board of the Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association.
4-21-2014 Report: Out-of-pocket college expenses increased despite more grant and loan aid from 2000 to 2012
Despite an increase in grant and loan aid, out-of-pocket college expenses increased for full-time students in public and private nonprofit institutions from 2000 to 2012, according to a data brief by researchers at RTI International.
4-16-2014 Consistent health insurance coverage critical to preventive health care
As would be expected, consistent health insurance coverage is critical to receiving appropriate preventive health care.  A new report by researchers at RTI International found that the Affordable Care Act will have a greater impact if gaps in insurance coverage are prevented. 
4-15-2014 RTI International developing novel technology to convert CO2 to high-value chemicals
Researchers at RTI International are developing a novel process technology that will convert carbon dioxide and hydrocarbon resources into high-value chemicals that are used to produce everyday products such as ski boots and fishing rods. 
4-15-2014 RTI International named Nicole Barnes vice president of Business Strategy and Communications for its International Development Group
Nicole Barnes has been promoted to vice president of Business Strategy and Communications for the International Development Group at RTI International. 
4-14-2014 How survey research organizations must adapt to address big data challenges
Research organizations must address challenges posed by big data in order to thrive in an environment where data is collected and stored at an unprecedented rate, suggest authors of an article published in a special issue of the Journal of Organizational Design devoted to big data. 
4-8-2014 New book aims to advance energy-based economic development initiatives
A new book, Energy-based economic development: How clean energy can drive development and stimulate economic growth, offers a framework to help students, researchers and practitioners shape projects and programs to reach joint goals inherent in clean energy development and economic development.
4-7-2014 Study: Community-living seniors with dementia are more likely to be hospitalized than those without dementia; little difference found among nursing home residents
Seniors living in the community who have dementia are more likely to be hospitalized and visit the emergency department than those who do not have dementia, according to a new study by researchers at RTI International.    
4-4-2014 E-cigarette advertising expenditures tripled from 2011 to 2012, study finds
Electronic cigarette advertising expenditures tripled in the United States from $6.4 million in 2011 to $18.3 million in 2012, according to a study by RTI International. 
4-3-2014 Academics, practitioners to discuss international development and education initiatives for youth
Leaders from RTI International and Duke University will discuss international development and education initiatives for youth, April 9 on Duke’s campus. 
4-2-2014 Health IT projects administered by RTI International expand health information exchange to include patients
In an effort to allow patients to be more engaged in their own health care, RTI International administered a series of pilot projects to provide patients access and control of their electronic health records. 
4-1-2014 RTI International distributes two million insecticide-treated nets to reduce malaria transmission in Guinea
In an effort to reduce malaria transmission, RTI International led a mass distribution of more than two million long-lasting insecticide-treated nets in Guinea. 
3-31-2014 Study: MOOCs viewed positively by employers for hiring, training
Many employers are still unfamiliar with massive open online courses, called MOOCs, but once they learned about them, they generally viewed them positively for recruiting, hiring and training employees, according to a new study by researchers at Duke University and RTI International. The study, funded by the Gates Foundation, is the first to evaluate employers’ knowledge, experience and attitudes toward MOOCs. 
3-27-2014 RTI International, partners to expand mobile phone technology to identify and counsel women who experience domestic violence in India
RTI International is partnering with Dimagi and the St. John’s Research Institute to expand the use of mobile phone technology to help primary health care workers identify, counsel, and refer women experiencing domestic violence in Bangalore, India.
3-27-2014 Brian Southwell appointed to the American Journal of Health Promotion editorial board
Brian Southwell, Ph.D., a senior research scientist in the Center for Communication Science and director of the Science in the Public Sphere Program at RTI International, has been appointed to serve on the editorial board of the American Journal of Health Promotion