Several medications can help people with alcohol use disorders maintain abstinence or reduce drinking, according to research from the RTI International-University of North Carolina Evidence-based Practice Center.
RTI International to discuss public opinion and survey research at American Association for Public Opinion Research Conference
RTI International researchers will discuss current and complex topics in public opinion and survey research at the 69th annual American Association for Public Opinion Research conference in Anaheim, California, May 15-18.
Mark Edlund, M.D., Ph.D., health services researcher at RTI International, told members of the U.S. Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs that substance abuse patients at the Veterans Health Administration were less likely to be heavy users of opioids than similar patients in other health care...
New book examines effects of substance abuse, health, and mental health among active-duty military personnel
A new book by researchers at RTI International examines trends and correlates of substance abuse, physical health, and mental health, and the collective effects of these issues on workforce productivity and readiness of active duty military personnel stationed across the world.
Experts to explore public policies concerning nutrition education programs for low-income families at DC forum
Nationally recognized experts in food assistance and nutrition programming will explore the public policies needed to improve the nutritional status of low-income Americans at a policy forum at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., May 14.
Paul Weisenfeld, vice president for Global Programs at RTI International, received the Administrator’s Distinguished Career Service Award from the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID).
Electronic cigarette “vapors” are made of small particles containing chemicals that may cause or worsen acute respiratory diseases, including asthma and bronchitis, among youth, according to a new study by RTI International.
Stephen Magesa awarded Tanzania’s National Best Health Scientist Award, National Health Innovation Award
Stephen Magesa, Ph.D., director of vector control operations at RTI International’s U.S. Agency for International Development-funded Tanzania Vector Control Scale-Up Project, was awarded Tanzania’s National Best Health Scientist Award and National Health Innovation Award for his dedication to...
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.
Richard Reithinger, Ph.D., has been promoted to vice president of the Global Health division for the International Development Group at RTI International.