U.S. News & World Report today released the 2019-20 Best Children's Hospitals rankings of America's top pediatric facilities.
RTI is proud to host and be a partner institution of the 3rd Summer Institute in Computation Social Science (SICSS) on June 17-28, 2019.
A new report from RTI International shows that the 2014 Ice Bucket Challenge enabled The ALS Association to raise $115 million.
Researchers to Address Effects of the Global Opioid Epidemic on Women and Families, as Well as Marijuana Use Among Teens
SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Women and their families and the devastating effects of the global opioid epidemic, along with the increasing use of marijuana by teenagers, are the focus of leading public health researchers and other experts this week at the 11th International Women’s and Children’s Health...
A study of the economic benefits of Global Positioning System (GPS) shows 10 key industries generated $1.4 trillion since GPS was made available for private-sector use.
New Study Finds Residents and Business Owners in Philadelphia’s Kensington Neighborhood Support the Opening of a Sanctioned Overdose Prevention Site
Ninety percent of residents and 63 percent of business owners in Philadelphia’s Kensington neighborhood support opening an overdose prevention site in their neighborhood.
RTI International–University of North Carolina Evidence-Based Practice Center (RTI-UNC EPC) has been selected to join the Cochrane US Network.
New Study Suggests Majority of Social Media Accounts Following JUUL E-Cigarette Company on Twitter Belong to Underage Youth
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. — A study of the Twitter account of JUUL e-cigarette products estimates that 80.6 percent of its followers are 13 to 20 years old with 44.9 percent of those followers only 13-17 years old, well under the legal age of 21 to purchase tobacco products in large parts of...
New Study Finds Patients on High Doses of Opioid Medication Are Being Rapidly Discontinued, Leading to Greater Risk of Emergency Department Visits and Hospitalizations
A new study from RTI International, a nonprofit research institute, finds that patients taking high doses of opioid pain medications often suddenly discontinue their medication, placing them at greater risk of an opioid-related adverse event like an emergency room visit or hospitalization.
RTI International and The Carter Center Continue Partnership to Eliminate Neglected Tropical Diseases
RTI International President and CEO E. Wayne Holden met with former U.S. President Jimmy Carter on Friday to discuss their joint efforts to eliminate neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) under the U.S. Agency for International Development’s (USAID) new flagship program Act to End NTDs | East.