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RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC— A new study by RTI International found that marijuana users who were high at the time they took the survey had substantially higher odds of believing it was safe to drive while under the influence of marijuana or alcohol. Respondents who were high at the time...
RTI International virtual press briefing to address urgent need for quality control in medical marijuana
A new volume in the Emerging Issues in Analytical Chemistry series from Elsevier and RTI Press, "The Analytical Chemistry of Cannabis: Quality Assessment, Assurance, and Regulation of Medicinal Marijuana and Cannabinoid Preparations," provides information that could be useful in establishing...
White males over 35 are the age group most commonly using marijuana while drinking alcohol or taking non-medically prescribed pain relievers, according to a study conducted by RTI International.
Approximately half of U.S. states now have some form of legalized marijuana, and four states have legalized both recreational and medical marijuana use.
The use of illicit drugs among Americans increased between 2008 and 2010 according to a national survey conducted by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, with report data collected and analyzed by RTI International.
Brian Thomas, PhD, has more than 25 years of experience in analytical chemistry and pharmacology. He is the principal investigator (PI) on research contracts funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) titled “Purity Specifications,...
Gary A. Zarkin, PhD, has led or participated in many projects involving the economic analysis of drug treatment, prevention, and studies of workplace substance abuse.
Informing an evidence-based approach to preventing behavioral health problems and promoting recovery support services
Supporting performance measurement and management for substance abuse and mental health disorders programs in the United States