News Releases

December 4, 2015

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC— Without increasing community-based psychiatric services, a large number of additional state psychiatric hospital beds would be needed to make a substantial impact on the average wait time to admission for people in crisis in North Carolina, according to a study co-...

November 18, 2015

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC— Approximately 34 percent of children in the United States do not receive all doses of vaccines recommended by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) by age 2, according to a...

November 16, 2015

During American Diabetes Month, RTI-HS is joining with patient advocacy groups and the medical, research, and pharmaceutical industries in raising awareness for the nearly 30 million children and adults in the United States managing the disease.

November 6, 2015

RTI-HS’s expertise in research that measures how patients feel or function has been tapped for the November Special Section on Clinical Outcome Assessments in Therapeutic Innovation & Regulatory Science, the official journal of DIA.

November 5, 2015

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC – Pharmaceutical research experts from RTI Health Solutions, a business unit of RTI International, will share their recent research at the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research 18th Annual European Congress Nov. 8-11 in Milan, Italy.

October 8, 2015

A study co-authored by RTI-HS outcomes researcher, Ravi Goyal, demonstrates that not all breast cancer survivors follow through with prescribed therapy to reduce their risk of recurrence. 

September 23, 2015

September is National Pain Awareness Month, and RTI-HS joins patient advocacy groups and the medical, research, and pharmaceutical industries in raising awareness and promoting research to better understand and develop treatments for chronic pain sufferers.

September 21, 2015

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC – Reducing the number of preventable hospitalizations and emergency room visits from accidental over-the-counter acetaminophen overdose may require special efforts for regular acetaminophen users, heavy alcohol consumers and healthcare professionals.

September 18, 2015

It is estimated that 47.5 million people worldwide are living with dementia, caused by a variety of brain illnesses including Alzheimer’s.

During World Alzheimer’s Awareness Month in September, we’re highlighting some of our research to bring attention to the disease and its impact on...

September 15, 2015

We had over 25 researchers attending and moderating sessions, conducting short courses, and presenting their research this year at the International Conference on Pharmacoepidemiology & Therapeutic Risk Management (ICPE) in Boston. Here are some of their takeaways. 

August 13, 2015

Of the 7.5 million people living with psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis, over half say it is a problem in their day-to-day lives. 

We have published 80 posters/articles with research findings on the disease and its impact. We’re highlighting some of this research to bring attention to...

August 5, 2015

August is National Immunization Awareness Month, and RTI-HS joins the CDC and the medical, research, and pharmaceutical industries in raising awareness for the importance of protecting your health by getting vaccinated throughout your lifespan.

July 31, 2015

Treena Jackson, MS, Quality Assurance Supervisor at RTI-HS, authored the chapter on Pharmacovigilance and Risk Management for Fundamentals of US Regulatory Affairs, Ninth Edition, published on July 31. 

July 16, 2015

Join us in welcoming the return of Chris Knight to RTI-HS as Senior Director of Health Economics. Chris manages projects using health economics, Markov modeling, simulation modeling, and statistical modeling techniques to explore disease progression and the impact of treatment. ​We recently sat...

July 16, 2015

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC — Christopher Knight has returned as a Senior Director of Health Economics to RTI Health Solutions, a business unit of RTI International.

July 1, 2015

Allen Mangel, MD, PhD, and Executive Vice President of RTI-HS is co-author on a new study that provides additional support for the idea that the aorta takes an active role in the cardiac cycle. 

June 26, 2015

MANCHESTER, UK—Sorrel Wolowacz, Ph.D., Head of European Health Economics at RTI Health Solutions (RTI-HS), a business unit of RTI International, has joined the editorial board of the Journal of Comparative Effectiveness Research.

June 15, 2015

Mark Morrison, Director of Business Development, and I attended the American Diabetes Association 2015 Scientific Sessions, which were held in Boston June 5-9.  This is the most important meeting of the year specifically devoted to diabetes, and it attracted approximately 18,000 attendees. ...

June 9, 2015

Dr. Brett Hauber, Senior Economist and VP, Health Preference Assessment, led the effort to create the first catalog that details the range of research methods available to collect and analyze patient preference information.

June 5, 2015

37 RTI-HS researchers were recognized at the annual RTI International (parent company to RTI-HS) Authors' Awards Dinner for excellence in publishing their research in peer-reviewed journals, books and other highly visible media.

June 4, 2015

With patients taking more of an active role in their healthcare choices, cost pressures from payers, and the FDA mandate to consider the perspectives of patients during regulatory discussions, it's more important than ever for drug companies to know more than if a medication is safe and...

June 2, 2015

We had over 45 researchers attending sessions, moderating forums, participating on task forces, and presenting their research this year at ISPOR. Here are a few takeaways from this year's event from our team: 

I heard in several different forums that there was an increasing need to “...

May 22, 2015

With more pediatric clinical trials being conducted in the US, there is a need to identify and address the challenges of developing patient-reported outcome measures (PROMs) for use in a younger population. This is according to an article published by three RTI-HS researchers—Carla DeMuro, MS,...

May 14, 2015

PHILADELPHIA, PA – Researchers from RTI Health Solutions (RTI-HS), a business unit of RTI International, will discuss the evolving landscape of health economics and outcomes research at the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research 20th Annual International Meeting in...

April 28, 2015

Why the focus on real-world data in pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical device research?

According to Sean D. Candrilli, PhD, a Head of Health Economics at RTI-HS, it’s because companies seek to address a wide-range of non-interventional research questions—in addition to clinical trials—...

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