New Study Shows Unsanctioned U.S. Supervised Consumption Service Helps to Reduce Opioid Overdose Deaths
A study of the first four years of an unsanctioned supervised consumption service (SCS) in the U.S. shows that these sites can improve safety for people who use drugs and potentially reduce opioid-related overdose deaths.
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) formally launched Act to End Neglected Tropical Diseases | East, a new global program working to strengthen countries’ abilities to control and eliminate neglected tropical diseases (NTDs).
A new study by RTI International addresses the current state of workplace health and safety programs and finds that 46 percent of worksites in the U.S. offer some type of health promotion program.
RTI is an ambassador of The National Weather Service (NWS), which has released its new Weather-Ready Nation Strategic Plan for 2019-2022.
Dr. Edlund is an expert in mental health and addiction, specializing in opioid use disorder, chronic pain, and other substance use disorders.
A new study finds that six interventions for non-communicable disease (NCD) risk reduction could help avoid 21 million premature deaths from NCDs
World Malaria Day: Although tremendous progress has been made in the past decade, an estimated 219 million cases of malaria and 435,000 deaths occurred in 2017.
RTI International will serve as the Data Coordinating Center (DCC) for the HEALing Communities Study, a $350-million effort funded in partnership by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), part of the National Institutes of Health, and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).
For the fourth consecutive year, Forbes magazine has included RTI International, a non-profit research institute, among its list of America’s Best Mid-size Employers.
RTI Report Shows Medicaid ACOs, Investments in Behavioral Health Integration Impact Utilization and Expenditures
A new RTI International report evaluated health reform efforts in Arkansas, Maine, Minnesota, Massachusetts, Oregon and Vermont. All six states participated in Round 1 of the State Innovation Models (SIM) Initiative, a $250 million effort of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to encourage the implementation of value-based purchasing models in Medicaid.