Our health economists study the underlying causes of the high cost of health care and whether health care can be improved through better resource allocation and health care financial management.
In examining diverse medical problems including diabetes, cardiovascular disease, lead poisoning, and substance abuse, our research helps policy makers decide how to allocate personal, technical, and financial resources to improve public health and the human condition.
Cost/benefit analyses of interventions and treatments
FeatureRTI International researcher reports on links between HPV, oral cancer at congressional briefing
At a congressional briefing on oral research advances, Linda Morris Brown, DrPH, a senior research epidemiologist at RTI... Read more »
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