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E-Cigarette Researchers Interview Availability

RTI International is at the forefront of e-cigarette research and has conducted studies on e-cigarette contents, emissions, secondhand exposure, and the effects of e-cigarette advertising on teens.
5-May-2016 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Online Tool Maps Louisiana’s Water Flow Interactions to Preserve State’s Fresh Water

As part of an effort to preserve Louisiana's fresh water resources, RTI International worked with The Nature Conservancy (TNC) to develop two online tools, released today, that offer a first-of-their-kind look at how Louisiana's waters interact with...
5-May-2016 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Driving Under the Influence Sounds Like a Better Idea While High

A new study by RTI International found that marijuana users who were high at the time they took the survey had substantially higher odds of believing it was safe to drive while under the influence.
4-May-2016 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

RTI International to Host Emerging Science in State and Community Tobacco Control Policy and Practice Forum

RTI International is hosting the Emerging Science in State and Community Tobacco Control Policy and Practice Forum that will explore critical needs in state and community tobacco control at the National Press Club in Washington D.C., May 4.
4-May-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Equipping Parents with Learning Activities Helps Close Cognitive Development Gap Between Disadvantaged and High-Resourced Children

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Home-based interventions that teach parents to engage children in playful interactive learning activities can close the cognitive development gap between disadvantaged children and high-resource peers, according to a new study led by RTI...
14-Mar-2016 9:55 AM EDT Add to Favorites

RTI International Launching Initiatives in Latin America to Combat Zika

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Researchers will study the health effects of Zika on pregnant women and babies, the effectiveness of drones for vector control activities, and public understanding of the virus
2-Mar-2016 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Survey Finds the Percentage of Undergraduate Women at 9 Colleges Who Were Sexually Assaulted During 2014-2015 Academic Year Varied Considerably

In a survey of students at nine U.S. colleges and universities, the percentage of undergraduate women who experienced a sexual assault, defined as sexual battery or rape, during 2014-2015 academic year varied considerably—rates varied among the 9...
20-Jan-2016 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Study: Adolescents Who Find E-Cigarette Ads Effective Are More Likely to Try Them

Adolescents are more likely to say they will try electronic cigarettes if they perceive TV ads for these products as effective, according to a new study by RTI International researchers.
11-Jan-2016 9:55 AM EST Add to Favorites

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