Primary school literacy rates in Kenya can be improved through the Primary Mathematics and Reading initiative, according to a journal article by researchers at RTI International and Florida State University.
29-Jul-2014 9:00 AM EDT
Antismoking advertising effectively promotes attempts to quit smoking among vulnerable population groups, including minorities and people with lower education and income, according to a new study by researcher at RTI International.
29-Jul-2014 8:00 AM EDT
Report: Vulnerable Populations Disproportionately Affected by Food Security, Despite Public Programs
Vulnerable populations such as children, the elderly, ethnic minorities, and low-income households are disproportionately affected by food security, despite the extensive private and public food safety net in the United States, according to a new...
24-Jul-2014 5:00 PM EDT
Research Brief: Nutritional Education Can Improve Food Choices of Low-Income Americans Across Life Span
The nutrition of low-income Americans can be improved across the life span through participation in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education (SNAP-Ed), according to a new research brief published by RTI Press.
14-Jul-2014 2:00 PM EDT
Kansas adults with mental illness are twice as likely to use tobacco as adults without mental illness, according to a new report by RTI International and funded by the Kansas Health Foundation.
8-Jul-2014 9:25 AM EDT
Nutrition Education Program Improves Preschoolers’ at-Home Consumption of Vegetables, Low-Fat/Fat-Free Milk
A nutrition education program in low-income child care centers can improve a child’s at-home consumption of vegetables and low-fat/fat-free milk, according to a study by researchers from RTI International, Altarum Institute, and the U.S....
26-Jun-2014 12:00 AM EDT
In the absence of the kind of federal regulations that apply to tobacco cigarettes, television advertising for e-cigarettes has increased two-fold for youth and three-fold for young adults in the U.S. in the past two years, according to a study by...
29-May-2014 5:00 PM EDT
Global Health Research Efforts, Robust Disease Registries Needed to Address Kidney Disease of Unknown Origin
An important and mysterious global public health concern is unfolding around chronic kidney disease of unknown origin.
29-May-2014 2:45 PM EDT
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RTI International has two experts available to discuss international literacy.
8-Sep-2009 12:15 PM EDT
RTI International has three public health experts who can discuss issues surrounding the swine flu outbreak.
26-Apr-2009 4:30 PM EDT
World Malaria Day is Saturday, April 25. If you're looking for experts to speak about malaria control efforts in Africa, Dr. John Chimumbwa is available.
21-Apr-2009 11:45 AM EDT