Cindy Soloe

Public health scientist

Cynthia Soloe


  • MPH, Health Behavior and Health Education, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • BS, Biology and Psychology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Cindy Soloe is a researcher and manager with the Patient and Family Engagement Research program in RTI’s Center for Communication Science. With expertise in study management, program evaluation planning and implementation, and qualitative data collection and analysis, Ms. Soloe offers expert communication skills along with nearly two decades of public-health research experience.

Ms. Soloe has led research and writing teams for a wide variety of health-related projects for clients including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the National Cancer Institute, and the LIVESTRONG Foundation. Among her current projects are evaluation planning for CDC’s Office on Smoking and Health, an evaluation of technical assistance provided to CDC-funded community health programs, the development of a nationwide cancer care initiative, and a study of the impact of hearing loss on consumers’ engagement with prescription drug advertisements.

Ms. Soloe has been with RTI since 2002. Previously, she directed and managed cancer research studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. Her background also includes teaching and research positions in health and psychology.