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THIS PROJECT WILL DESIGN, PROGRAM, EVALUATE AND DEMONSTRATE A SELF-HELP SINGLE…

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
3025
Program Year/Program:
1985 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
3025
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Capital Systems Group Inc
1401 Rockville Pke #200 Rockville, MD 20852
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1985
Title: THIS PROJECT WILL DESIGN, PROGRAM, EVALUATE AND DEMONSTRATE A SELF-HELP SINGLE USE CALCULATOR FOR ESTIMATING CALORIE AND FAT INTAKE TO WITHIN 1015% PER 24-HR PERIOD.
Agency: HHS
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $45,040.00
 

Abstract:

THIS PROJECT WILL DESIGN, PROGRAM, EVALUATE AND DEMONSTRATE A SELF-HELP SINGLE USE CALCULATOR FOR ESTIMATING CALORIE AND FAT INTAKE TO WITHIN 1015% PER 24-HR PERIOD. THIS INSTRUMENT WILL BE TESTED INTERNALLY FOR 3 WEEKS AND FIELD TESTED FOR 12 WEEKS IN STUDY ENVIRONMENTS IN WHICH INVESTIGATORS ARE ATTEMPTING TO EDUCATE AND TRAIN PARTICIPANTS WITH RESPECT TO DIETARY TREATMENT REGIMENS. PRIOR TO PROTOTYPE DEVELOPMENT A QUALITY ASSURANCE PLAN AND QUALITY CONTROL PROCEDURES WILL BE DEVELOPED FOR THE TESTING PHASES. EVALUATION OF THE EFFECTIVENESS OF THE INSTRUMENT WILL BE ACCOMPLISHED THROUGH EVALUABILITY ASSESSMENT AND OUTCOME MONITORING. BOTH QUANTITATIVE AND QUALITATIVE DATA WILL BE COLLECTED THROUGH SURVEY, FOCUS GROUPS, AND QUESTIONNAIRES. DATA WILL BE ANALYZED AND RECOMMENDATIONS MADE CONCERNING PHASE II PROGRAM IMPROVEMENTS AND SUGGESTIONS FOR ANCILLARY PRODUCT USES. THE PROPOSED PROJECT TEAM COMPRISES A SENIOR NUTRITIONIST WITH PRIOR EXPERIENCE IN NUTRITION SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT, AN

Principal Investigator:

Lilly gardner
PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR
3017621200

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Capital Systems Group Inc
1803 Research Boulevard Rockville, MD 20850

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees: N/A
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No