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RTI Internship Showcase marks 10th year

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RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, North Carolina — At the 10th Annual RTI Internship Showcase, held August 2 at RTI International headquarters, more than 30 summer interns, from research units and areas across the institute, volunteered and presented their summer projects to RTI staff, area community...

Forbes magazine ranks RTI International among best employers for women

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RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC—In its first-ever ranking of America’s best employers for women, Forbes magazine has included RTI International among its list and ranked the Institute at #237 out of 300 companies surveyed. Coming on the heels of the #MeToo movement, this survey highlights many...

New eGEMs Patient-Centered Clinical Decisions Research Papers Published

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RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC— The first inaugural papers for Better Decisions Together have recently been published in AcademyHealth’s peer-reviewed, open access journal, The Journal for Electronic Health Data and Methods (eGEMs). Each paper emphasizes the potential of patient-centered...

Opioid overdose laws may reduce opioid-related mortality, study indicates

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Increased numbers of fatal opioid overdoses reflect a growing public health concern posed by nonmedical opioid use in the United States. The drug, naloxone, can quickly and effectively reverse opioid overdoses; recently, two formulations have been approved by the Food and Drug Administration and...

Study Suggests Opioid Interventions Reduce Hepatitis C Transmission

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Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is a leading cause of liver disease and mortality around the world; 3.4 to 5 million people are currently infected in the United States alone. HCV-related deaths reached an all-time high in 2014, surpassing the total number of deaths from 60 infectious diseases...

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