Study: Strong Nutrition Education Can Lead to Healthier Food Choices Among Low-Income Families
Well-designed nutrition education programs can lead to healthier food choices among low-income families who participate in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program , according to a study conducted by Altarum Institute and RTI International.
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Coming Changes in the Best Hospitals Physician Survey
We frequently hear two criticisms about the annual physician survey, probably the most-discussed element of the Best Hospitals rankings: That the board-certified specialists we survey don't know enough about hospitals to provide informed responses.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
NCI to get $200,000 grant
A regional economic development organization is giving the New College Institute a second large grant related to the institute's new building under construction on the Baldwin Block in uptown Martinsville.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Former Heinz CFO named to RTI board
Former Heinz CFO Art Winkleblack has been named to the board of RTI International Metals Inc. Winkleblack was executive vice president of H.J. Heinz Co.
National Workgroup Health IT Roadmap Recommends Focus on Improving Patient Engagement, Data Exchange
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. , Dec. 5 -- RTI International issued the following news release: The Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange Foundation , a leading authority on the use of Health IT to improve healthcare information exchange, in partnership with researchers at RTI International and other industry leaders announced recommendations to ... (more)
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Report: Health care IT firms must do these things better
A nine-month study's main recommendation for the health care IT sector is that it should improve patient engagement.
RTI International Processing Innovative Chip Packaging Technology - Quilt Packaging
The technology promises to increase electronic system performance while reducing cost, size, weight and power consumption.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
RTI Int'l tackles chip efficiency by partnering with Indiana firm
Research Triangle Park-based RTI International has partnered with Indiana Integrated Circuits in a new way to process what's known as "quilt-packaging" technology in silicon-based devices.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Local Tech Wire
NC Chamber to unveil new software tools to track economic progress
North Carolina's population is projected to grow to 12 million by 2030. The North Carolina Chamber plans to be ready for the jobs and economic climate of that time and those plans include new software tools to measure the state's progress.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Pozen agrees to sell Vimovo rights CHAPEL HILL - Chapel Hill-based drug developer Pozen announced Tuesday that Horizon Pharma USA will acquire the U.S. rights to Vimovo, a pain treatment for osteoarthritis.
RTI International Receives Additional Funding From Gates Foundation to Advance Toilet Reinvention
RTI received additional funding from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Reinvent the Toilet Challenge to further develop an off-grid toilet-targeted at developing nations-that converts human waste into burnable fuel, stored energy and disinfected, non-potable water through a new biomass conversion unit.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
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Best Children's Hospitals: A 2014-15 Update
Work on the 2014-15 Best Children's Hospitals rankings is well underway. Suggested changes to the operational survey sent to some 200 pediatric facilities have been submitted to RTI International, U.S. News's contractor for this and the Best Hospitals rankings.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
White House Highlights Role of Our Health Data Cooperative in
Miami Beach November 12, 2013 - Our Health Data Cooperative responds to the Obama Administration's call to harness the power of Big Data in Health, to help lower health costs and improve patient care for people in all areas of the country.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
RTI International Metals PT Raised to $41.00 at DA Davidson
The firm currently has a "buy" rating on the stock. DA Davidson's target price indicates a potential upside of 18.74% from the stock's previous close.
Credit Suisse Increases RTI International Metals Price Target to $38.00
Credit Suisse's price target indicates a potential upside of 10.05% from the stock's previous close.