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RTI's Dr. Wendee Wechsberg to speak at North Carolina Chapter of U.S. National Committee for UN Women 4th Annual Luncheon
The North Carolina Chapter of the U.S. National Committee for UN Women is hosting its 4th Annual Luncheon on Tuesday, September 26th in Raleigh, North Carolina, USA. This year's theme is "Healthcare for Women." The purpose of this event is to educate participants on ways to improve...
RTI International hosted a panel discussion on building effective integrated health systems to help end maternal and child deaths.
By Landon Hughes Scholarship around transgender health–health care costs, access, and standards–is becoming more abundant. Recently, studies have revealed...
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BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – Mothers of young children living in neighborhoods near the civil unrest associated with Freddie Gray’s death while in police custody in April 2015 led to depression and other negative health effects, according to new research
Civil unrest related to Freddie Gray death caused depressive symptoms among mothers in affected neighborhoods
RTI in the Media
- The Baltimore Sun
Candice E. Jackson, the acting assistant secretary for civil rights, was recently quoted in a New York Times article about campus sexual assault as...
Researchers to address prenatal cannabis and alcohol use and substance use disorders at 10th annual InWomen’s Conference
MONTREAL, CANADA— Prenatal cannabis, opioid, and alcohol use is a fast-growing global issue that can have lasting negative effects on fetal and maternal health.
The InWomen’s Group is a multidisciplinary forum addressing all aspects of substance use among women, children, and youth.
Report: Younger women battling breast cancer face more aggressive diagnoses, and therefore, more significant treatment burden
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC— As the nation struggles with soaring health care costs, a new report by RTI International shows that younger women diagnosed with breast cancer face a significant treatment burden.