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What is the link between mental illness and violent events? Join us Thursday, May 26 to hear an expert panel shed light on the prevalence of violence in those with mental illness, as well as effective ways to manage and reduce risks. Live stream available: http://ow.ly/aZWR300xq7g
WASHINGTON – In light of tragedies across the country of highly publicized cases of violence perceived to be committed by those with mental illness
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With more than 50 years of international experience and projects in 140+ countries, we’re committed to improving communities worldwide. Learn more on our new website: www.rti.org
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What is the link between mental illness and violence? Join us for a free forum focused on demystify the role of mental illness in violent events, clarifying its scope, and providing intervention targets that can help decrease the risk of violence. http://ow.ly/5aNg30056bS
WASHINGTON – In light of tragedies across the country of highly publicized cases of violence perceived to be committed by those with mental illness
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Marijuana users who are high are more likely to believe it's safe to drive while under the influence. A new study by RTI suggests that campaigns designed to prevent drugged or drunk driving must be impactful when the audience is intoxicated. http://ow.ly/4nqRHJ
Driving under the influence sounds like a better idea while high
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A cost-benefit analysis of NC coastal habitat enhancement programs showed returns ranged from $2 to more than $12 for every dollar invested. http://ow.ly/4nkphs
North Carolina sees big returns with coastal habitat programs
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Misconceptions dominate discussions about child sex trafficking. RTI's Alexandra Lutnick sheds light on this issue in The Huffington Post: http://ow.ly/4nagCa
I first met Alexandra Lutnick a couple of years ago in the strange little world of sex worker activist/academics. Trust me, it is a very strange little w...
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RTI is presenting at the ICT4D Conference in Nairobi May 16-19 on using technology to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals. Details: http://ow.ly/prok30098jE
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC—RTI International will be a Gold Sponsor of the eighth annual Information and Communications Technologies for Developmen
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“This study shows that with the proper peer support, role models, and education, first-generation college students can move into the middle class and feel at peace with both the working-class and middle-class aspects of their identities,” said RTI's Serena E. Hinz, PhD. http://ow.ly/BsVq3006Hdv
Research Triangle Park, NC— First-generation college students, who often come from working-class backgrounds, may struggle with their class identit
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We’ve launched a new website! Come see how RTI is addressing critical challenges around the world: www.rti.org
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"Recently enacted laws in North Carolina and Mississippi and their impact on the rights of the LGBTQ community have brought to light a serious public health issue: an increased risk of HIV and gender-based violence." http://ow.ly/4nmV9j
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As Sexual Assault Awareness Month comes to a close, it’s on us to help end sexual assault on college campuses. Watch this video to see how RTI researchers are shedding light on the magnitude and nature of this problem: http://ow.ly/4n6TBN
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Learn about critical needs in state and community tobacco control at a forum hosted by RTI International May 4 at the National Press Club in D.C. http://ow.ly/4n7oJr
RTI International to host Emerging Science in State and Community Tobacco Control Policy and Practice Forum
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RTI International is one of the world's leading research institutes, dedicated to improving the human condition by turning knowledge into practice. Our staff of more than 3,700 provides research and technical services to governments and businesses in more than 75 countries in the areas of health and pharmaceuticals, education and training, surveys and statistics, advanced technology, international development, economic and social policy, energy and the environment, and laboratory testing and chemical analysis.

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