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Company Information:

Name: CLINICAL TOOLS, INC.
Address: CLINICAL TOOLS, INC.
CHAPEL HILL, NC 27516-
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
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Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $5,321,700.00 43
SBIR Phase II $13,989,601.00 20

Award List:

Medication Educating the Psychiatric Patient

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $750,000.00

MOTHERS HELPER: A CD-ROM GUIDE FOR TEENAGE MOTHERS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Tanner, bradley
Award Amount: $99,348.00
Abstract:
In 1992 alone, there were 516,255 births to teenage mothers. Unaware of the importance of well-child care and immunizations, adolescent mothers often do not bring their children for regular check ups. Their children are at great risk for poor medical and developmental outcomes. The mothers too… More

E. MOTION EXPRESS: CDROM GUIDE FOR EMOTIONAL REGULATION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Ho, vincent
Award Amount: $99,846.00

Interactive software to understand elder care options

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $749,431.00

ONLINE DEPRESSION EDUCATION FOR PRIMARY CARE PROVIDERS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Tanner, T B
Award Amount: $99,620.00

LIVING WITH PARKINSONS DISEASE--AN INTERACTIVE CD ROM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Allen, Maureen
Award Amount: $99,873.00

EDUCATION ON OPIATE ADDICTION AND METHADONE TREATMENT

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: T. B. Tanner
Award Amount: $110,760.00
Abstract:
Not Available This project will build upon R&D work currently underway at the Georgia Institute of Technology in the development of Condition Based Maintenance systems for critical shipboard machines and processes to select and assess prognostic and human-system interface concepts and to suggest… More

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Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Tbradley Tanner
Award Amount: $99,942.00

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Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: T. B. Tanner
Award Amount: $100,000.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: T. B. Tanner
Award Amount: $0.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: T. B. Tanner
Award Amount: $110,390.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Elisabeth B. Sullivan
Award Amount: $139,389.00
Abstract:
Not Available The proposed innovation is to develop a complete solution for space flight qualification and use of Commercial Off-The-Shelf (COTS) microcomputer systems. Our innovation, the Space Adapter Kit (SAK), would effectively allow the experimenter to fly hardwar

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Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: T-bradley Tanner
Award Amount: $748,682.00

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Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $98,923.00

Finding Quality Alternative Medicine Information

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: T. B. Tanner
Award Amount: $154,159.00
Abstract:
This SBIR fast-track application proposes to develop, evaluate, and implement a unique Web-based guide for Internet browsers seeking quality complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) websites. The site will direct health information seekers via a structured approach to assist, them in defining… More

Educating Physicians about Genetics and Brain Disorders

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: T. B. Tanner
Award Amount: $0.00

Educating Physicians about Genetics and Brain Disorders

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: T. B. Tanner
Award Amount: $152,869.00

Education on Opiate Addiction and Treatment

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: T. B. Tanner
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant) Our goal is to educate primary care physicians and physicians-in-training on the recognition and treatment of opiate addiction by developing an Internet-based continuing education (CE) curriculum consisting of seven courses. One… More

Education on Opiate Addiction and Treatment

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: T. B. Tanner
Award Amount: $455,253.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant) Our goal is to educate primary care physicians and physicians-in-training on the recognition and treatment of opiate addiction by developing an Internet-based continuing education (CE) curriculum consisting of seven courses. One… More

ONLINE DEPRESSION EDUCATION FOR PRIMARY CARE PROVIDERS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: T. B. Tanner
Award Amount: $0.00

ONLINE DEPRESSION EDUCATION FOR PRIMARY CARE PROVIDERS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: T. B. Tanner
Award Amount: $405,482.00

DEVELOPMENT OF A WEB SITE ON RESOURCES FOR SUICIDE PREVENTION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Mary Metcalf
Award Amount: $0.00

DEVELOPMENT OF A WEB SITE ON RESOURCES FOR SUICIDE PREVENTION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Mary Metcalf
Award Amount: $372,233.00

GUIDE TO SUBSTANCE ABUSE AND MENTAL HEALTH WEBSITES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: T. B. Tanner
Award Amount: $721,591.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This SBIR Phase II application proposes to continue to develop, evaluate, and implement a unique Web-based guide for Internet browsers seeking quality substance abuse and mental health (SA/MH) websites. The site will direct health information seekers via a… More

GUIDE TO SUBSTANCE ABUSE AND MENTAL HEALTH WEBSITES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: T. B. Tanner
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This SBIR Phase II application proposes to continue to develop, evaluate, and implement a unique Web-based guide for Internet browsers seeking quality substance abuse and mental health (SA/MH) websites. The site will direct health information seekers via a… More

GUIDE TO FITNESS, NUTRITION & STRESS MANAGEMENT WEBSITES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Elisabeth B. Sullivan
Award Amount: $114,082.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by investigator): This SBIR fast-track project proposes to develop a public website called For Heart Health that will 1) assist users in finding Internet health sites on topics related to cardiovascular wellness such as fitness, nutrition, and stress management. Our proposed… More

ELECTRONIC SUBMISSION OF NIH GRANT APPLICATIONS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: T. B. Tanner
Award Amount: $499,153.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This SBIR fast-track application proposes to develop, evaluate, and implement an Internet-based system, called HealthProposal.net to enable electronic grant application preparation and submission. In response to NIH RFA-RR-02-004 (ERA-SBIR) we seek to: 1) provide… More

TOBACCO CONTROL CONTINUING EDUCATION FOR PHYSICIANS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Mary P. Metcalf
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This SBIR Phase II application proposes to develop, evaluate, and implement an Internet-based continuing education (CE) program to teach primary care physicians and residents about tobacco control techniques. The CE program will be available via the Internet and… More

EDUCATING PHYSICIANS ABOUT GENETICS AND BRAIN DISORDERS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: T. B. Tanner
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
The expanding field of molecular genetics has quickly outpaced the knowledge of medical providers, due in part to the Human Genome Project. The genetics of brain illnesses are only beginning to be understood, nevertheless, providers treating patients with mental health, substance abuse and… More

EDUCATING PHYSICIANS ABOUT GENETICS AND BRAIN DISORDERS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: T. B. Tanner
Award Amount: $726,365.00
Abstract:
The expanding field of molecular genetics has quickly outpaced the knowledge of medical providers, due in part to the Human Genome Project. The genetics of brain illnesses are only beginning to be understood, nevertheless, providers treating patients with mental health, substance abuse and… More

TOBACCO CONTROL CONTINUING EDUCATION FOR PHYSICIANS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Mary P. Metcalf
Award Amount: $790,157.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This SBIR Phase II application proposes to develop, evaluate, and implement an Internet-based continuing education (CE) program to teach primary care physicians and residents about tobacco control techniques. The CE program will be available via the Internet and… More

Electronic Submission of NIH Grant Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: T. B. Tanner
Award Amount: $1,696,000.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This SBIR fast-track application proposes to develop, evaluate, and implement an Internet-based system, called HealthProposal.net to enable electronic grant application preparation and submission. In response to NIH RFA-RR-02-004 (ERA-SBIR) we seek to: 1) provide… More

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Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Mary Metcalf
Award Amount: $100,958.00

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Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Mary Metcalf
Award Amount: $0.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Mary Metcalf
Award Amount: $375,770.00

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Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Elisabeth Sullivan
Award Amount: $99,036.00

Bodies in Space - Online Education for Secondary School Students

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Mary P. Metcalf, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $70,000.00
Abstract:
This SBIR application proposes to develop, evaluate, and implement an Internet-based educational outreach site focusing on the varied biological effects of microgravity. We will develop a website, BodiesInSpace.com, to host the curriculum and courses on the Internet. The curriculum development… More

Web-based Health Management of Depression for Seniors

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: T. B. Tanner
Award Amount: $120,496.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): In this SBIR application we propose to create a web-based health management tool for older adult patients suffering from clinical depression. Clinical depression is common, underdiagnosed and poorly treated. Traditional solutions require increased action on the… More

BRAINTRAIN4KIDS: NEW DELIV OF THE BRAIN POWER PRGM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Elizabeth Sullivan
Award Amount: $0.00

BRAINTRAIN4KIDS: NEW DELIV OF THE BRAIN POWER PRGM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Elizabeth Sullivan
Award Amount: $748,785.00

Family Matters Online: Family Tobacco/Alcohol Prevention

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Elisabeth B. Sullivan
Award Amount: $136,825.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): We propose to create a web-based interactive version of "Family Matters," a SAMHSA Model Program developed by Dr. Karl Bauman and colleagues at the University of North Carolina School of Public Health with funding from the National Institute on Drug Abuse. The… More

Distributed Medical Training for Force Mobilization and Disaster Response

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Principal Investigator: T. B. Tanner, President / CEO
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
This SBIR application proposes to develop, evaluate, and implement Internet-based continuing education in trauma care to train physicians and other health professionals without specific trauma expertise. The courses will be available via the Internet and will utilize interactive clinical scenarios… More

Online Education and Support for Alzheimer's Caregivers

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Meghan B. Coulehan
Award Amount: $124,161.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): In response to the National Institute on Aging PA-04-064, we propose to create a unique online intervention for caregivers of individuals with Alzheimer's disease (AD) and other dementias. The negative impact of caregiving has been well documented; caregivers'… More

ONLINE BUPRENORPHINE PRACTICE MANAGER FOR PHYSICIANS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: T bradley Tanner
Award Amount: $99,241.00

Medical Student Training on Buprenorphine and Opioid Dependence

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: T. B. Tanner
Award Amount: $112,058.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): We propose to develop a suite of Internet based modules to provide education and skills training to medical students on the topic of buprenorphine treatment and opioid addiction. Opioid dependence is a growing problem in the United States involving both use of… More

Online Education and Support for Dementia Caregivers

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Meghan Coulehan
Award Amount: $779,804.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): PROBLEM: There are currently over seven million Americans living with dementia and most of them are cared for at home by a loved one. The negative impact of caregiving for someone with dementia has been well documented; caregivers' physical and mental health… More

Medical Student Education on Alcohol Abuse and Dependence

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: T. B. Tanner
Award Amount: $117,601.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Alcohol use disorders continue to be a growing problem in the United States. Fifty-three percent of Americans consume alcohol on a regular basis (SAMHSA, 2006). Approximately 6 percent of those users meet the criteria f or alcohol abuse or dependence (SAMHSA,… More

Medical Student Training on Buprenorphine and Opioid Dependence

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: T. B. Tanner
Award Amount: $764,165.00
Abstract:
Not avaiable.

Medical Student Education on Alcohol Abuse and Dependence

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: T. B. Tanner
Award Amount: $775,837.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Alcohol use disorders continue to be a growing problem in the United States. Fifty-three percent of Americans consume alcohol on a regular basis (SAMHSA, 2006). Approximately 6 percent of those users meet the criteria for alcohol abuse or dependence (SAMHSA,… More

WEB-BASED TRAINING FOR PAIN MANAGEMENT PROVIDERS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: T. B. Tanner
Award Amount: $99,833.00
Abstract:
Successful treatment modalities for treating patients with co-morbid pain and a substance abuse problem have been developed; however the practice community has not fully incorporated evidence-based recommendations. The pain management community needs a com prehensive, evidence-based, scalable, and… More

ONLINE SKILLS TRAINING FOR PCPS ON SUBSTANCE ABUSE

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: T. B. Tanner
Award Amount: $98,688.00
Abstract:
This project will be a comprehensive, interactive, web-based skills training program for primary care physicians (PCPs) on substance abuse screening, brief interventions, treatment and referral. The web-based program will address one of the critical barrie rs to addressing substance abuse with… More

Medical Student Skills Training on Pain and Addiction Assessment

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: T. B. Tanner
Award Amount: $151,471.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): In the SBIR Fast-track application, we propose to create and evaluate an online skills training experience for medical students to properly assess patients in pain, minimize potential opioid misuse, and maximize pain tr eatment. Our curriculum will provide an… More

Improving Obesity Outcomes through Interactive Web-Based Clinical Skills Training

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Bradley Tanner – 919-960-8118
Award Amount: $189,313.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Though the USPSTF recommends all clinicians intervene with obese adults (AHRQ, 2003), less than half of patients are assessed, counseled, or otherwise treated for obesity. This project will create an innovative web-based continuing professional development… More

Medical Student Skills Training on Pain and Addiction Assessment

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Bradley Tanner – 919-960-8118
Award Amount: $754,921.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): In the SBIR Fast-track application, we propose to create and evaluate an online skills training experience for medical students to properly assess patients in pain, minimize potential opioid misuse, and maximize pain treatment. Our curriculum will provide an… More

Improving Obesity Outcomes Through Interactive Web-Based Clinical Skills Training

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Bradley Tanner – 919-960-8118
Award Amount: $871,406.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The dire implications of the adult obesity epidemic grow worse over time. Despite front page coverage and universal agreement that the epidemic in weight gain and secondary disease establishment must be addressed, the problem continues. Intended Impact: We… More

Step2 CS Training in Alcohol Addiction and the Medical Consequences of Alcohol

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Mary P. Metcalf – 919-960-8118
Award Amount: $158,402.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Step2 CS Training in Alcohol Addiction and the Medical Consequences of Alcohol This project will create a website, WebOSCE.com, to provide a unique training opportunity for medical students to: 1) prepare for the USMLE(R) Step 2 CS (Clinical Skills) examination,… More

Tablet-based Skills Development of Pain Management Skills

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Karen Rossie – 919-960-8118
Award Amount: $222,046.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): An estimated 116 million US adults suffer from chronic pain at an estimated cost of 635 billion and, unfortunately, existing pain management training is not adequately preparing health professionals to address this area [1]. Opioid prescription drugs, obtained… More

iPadEMR Pain Management Simulator: Tablet-based Skills Development

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Bradley Tanner – 919-960-8118
Award Amount: $153,691.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): An estimated 116 million US adults suffer from chronic pain at an estimated cost of 635 billion and, unfortunately, existing pain management training is not adequately preparing health professionals to address this area [1]. To address this gap we propose to… More

PHASE I AWARD N43DA-12-4415IMPROVING TREATMENT OUTCOMES FOR ADDICTED POPULATIONS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Bradley Tanner – 919-960-8118
Award Amount: $150,000.00
Abstract:
Project Goal/Intended Impact: To improve outcomes of in-treatment addicted patients by providing a virtual reality game as part of a regular health care visit with a health care provider. The game can be played with an off-the-shelf commercially available gaming system (Microsoft Xbox Kinect)… More

Coordinated Treatment of Addiction to Prescription Pain Medications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Bradley Tanner – 919-960-8118
Award Amount: $265,319.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): In 2010, more than 12 million people reported using prescription pain medications (opioids) non-medically (without a prescription) [1], and 2 million people reported using prescription painkillers non-medically for thefirst time [1]. In 2009, 1/3 o people older… More

Virtual Environment Training in the Proper Use of Prescription Pain Medications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Bradley Tanner – 919-960-8118
Award Amount: $288,784.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION: (provided by applicant) An epidemic of addiction to prescription pain medications now causes deaths due to overdose that outnumber automobile-related deaths, rising admissions to hospitals, and disrupted lives for both the patient and family.The White House Office of National Drug… More

iPadEMR Pain Management Simulator: Tablet-based Skills Development

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Bradley Tanner – 919-960-8118
Award Amount: $989,272.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): An estimated 116 million US adults suffer from chronic pain at an estimated cost of 635 billion and, unfortunately, existing pain management training is not adequately preparing health professionals to address this area [1]. To address this gap we propose to… More

Clinical Tools, Inc.

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: T. B. Tanner – 919-960-8118
Award Amount: $999,870.00
Abstract:
Project Goal/Intended Impact: To improve outcomes of in-treatment addicted patients by providing a virtual reality game as part of a regular health care visit with a health care provider. The game can be played with an off- the- shelf commercially available gaming system that can sense and be… More