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Company Information:

Name: DESCHUTES RESEARCH, INC.
Address: 261 E. 12th Ave., Ste 210
EUGENE, OR
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
URL: N/A
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,504,140.00 11
SBIR Phase II $5,541,029.00 7
STTR Phase I $720,595.00 4
STTR Phase II $1,749,374.00 2

Award List:

INTERACTIVE CD-ROM FOR SMOKELESS TOBACCO CESSATION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Severson, herbert h
Award Amount: $99,928.00
Abstract:
The overall goal of this project is to develop a self-help adjuvant behavioral treatment for use in conjunction with the transdermal nicotine patch (TNP) for smoking cessation. The program will be composed of two components: a credit-card sized hand-held computer and a behavioral treatment guide. … More

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Severson herbert h
Award Amount: $749,764.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Herbert H. Severson
Award Amount: $135,930.00

A DENTAL EDUCATION PROGRAM IN TOBACCO

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Herbert H. Severson
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
The use of tobacco represents a significant public health problem, with specific effects on oral tissue. These effects provide dental health care workers (DHCWs) to help patients quit, yet, the majority of dental professionals cite lack of training as a barrier to providing these services. There… More

A DENTAL EDUCATION PROGRAM IN TOBACCO

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Herbert H. Severson
Award Amount: $742,316.00
Abstract:
The use of tobacco represents a significant public health problem, with specific effects on oral tissue. These effects provide dental health care workers (DHCWs) to help patients quit, yet, the majority of dental professionals cite lack of training as a barrier to providing these services. There… More

INTERACTIVE SMOKELESS TOBACCO CESSATION FOR ADOLESCENTS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Herbert H. Severson
Award Amount: $147,033.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The proposed project will develop an interactive computer-based program to provide cessation information and secondary prevention material to adolescent users of smokeless tobacco (ST). The Phase I prototype will combine CD-ROM and Internet technologies to… More

Decision Support System for Youth Well-Being

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Herbert H. Severson
Award Amount: $142,010.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The development of comprehensive, accurate, and low-cost systems to monitor the well being of children and adolescents is a fundamental prerequisite to achieving a healthy society. We will design and create an Internet based decision-support system that… More

Interactive Server Training for Fetal Alcohol Protection

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Jack W. Dresser
Award Amount: $147,055.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by investigator): Fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS) is a leading cause of developmental disability in the Western world, and is entirely preventable. Still, 20% of women who drink continue to do so during pregnancy. Efforts at prevention have failed to access many high-risk women… More

Computer-Assisted Tobacco Prevention for Adolescents

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Herbert H. Severson
Award Amount: $139,060.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by investigator): The proposed project will develop a computer-based tobacco prevention program for middle school students. This program is designed as a curriculum component for 6th through 8th grade teachers who provide tobacco prevention instruction. The Phase I CD-ROM… More

SpitWorld: Interactive Tobacco Education for Adolescents

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Herbert H. Severson
Award Amount: $660,126.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The proposed project will develop an interactive computer- based program for smokeless tobacco (ST) prevention and cessation aimed at middle school students. The CD-ROM program is designed to be an adjunct to tobacco education as smokeless tobacco prevention… More

Interactive Tobacco Cessation for College Students

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Herbert H. Severson
Award Amount: $135,448.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The proposed project will develop an interactive hybrid CD-ROM and web site tobacco education and cessation program for 18-24 year old college students. The program will be designed for distribution to young adults identified as tobacco users in college and… More

Training for Treatment of Adolescent Depression

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Research Institution: OREGON RESEARCH INSTITUTE
Principal Investigator: Paul D. Rohde
Award Amount: $172,219.00
RI Contact: N/A
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The overall aim of the proposed project is to develop an interactive computer-based program designed to train mental health professionals in use of an established cognitive-behavioral program for the treatment of adolescent depression. The Adolescent Coping With… More

Decision Support System for Youth Well Being

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Herbert H. Severson
Award Amount: $781,776.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This application encompasses those activities required to complete development of a Decision Support System for Youth Well-Being (DSS-YWB), a web-based application designed to help meet the needs of those who manage programs that influence the prevalence of… More

Interactive Server Training for Fetal Alcohol Prevention

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Jack W. Dresser
Award Amount: $788,740.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Fetal Alcohol Syndrome is the leading preventable cause of developmental disabilities in the Western world, but some 20 percent of American women and 40 percent of the heavy drinkers among them continue to consume alcohol during pregnancy. Efforts thus far at… More

Tobacco World: Interactive Tobacco Education for Teens

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Herbert H. Severson
Award Amount: $971,214.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The proposed project will develop an interactive computer-based program for tobacco prevention aimed at middle school students. The CD-ROM is designed to be an adjunct to the existing health education curriculum provided for 6th through 8th grades. The CD-ROM is… More

Web-based Alcohol Service Training for College Students

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Jack W. Dresser
Award Amount: $190,193.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Responsible beverage service (RBS) training originated some quarter century ago to prevent driving under the influence among patrons of public drinking establishments, from which half of DUI arrests and alcohol-related crashes originate. These programs train… More

Web-Based Training in Eating Disorder Prevention for Dental Professionals

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Herbert H. Severson
Award Amount: $186,247.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Oral health is viewed as an early warning system of potential systemic and mental health issues, such as oral manifestations of eating disorders. Anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and partial syndrome eating disorders are among the most prevalent mental health… More

Web-based Family Intervention for Pediatric Obesity

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Research Institution: N/A
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $198,562.00
RI Contact: N/A
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Recent studies indicate that the prevalence of overweight and obesity in children is very high (about 25-30 percent), and the incidence is increasing, especially among minority African- American and Hispanic children. O besity in childhood is associated with a… More

Web-based Alcohol Service Training for College Social Hosts

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Jack W. Dresser
Award Amount: $847,093.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Responsible beverage service (RBS) training originated some quarter century ago to prevent driving under the influence among patrons of public drinking establishments, from which half of DUI arrests and alcohol-related crashes originate. These programs train… More

Interactive Multimedia Training Program for First Steps to Success Intervention

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Research Institution: OREGON RESEARCH INSTITUTE
Principal Investigator: John R. Seeley
Award Amount: $193,623.00
RI Contact: N/A
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): In the past decade, elementary school settings have been overwhelmed by increasing numbers of behaviorally at-risk children who are unresponsive to the minimal but necessary demands of schooling. It is of critical impor tance to get behaviorally at-risk children… More

Web-Based Universal Screening for Students at Risk for Serious Behavior Problems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Herbert H. Severson – 541-484-2123
Award Amount: $181,236.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Professionals in the field of school psychology, child mental Health and special education are well aware of the positive impact that early screening, intervention and prevention efforts can have in reducing later, disruptive behavior disorders among at-risk… More

Interactive Multimedia Training for First Steps to Success

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / STTR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Research Institution: OREGON RESEARCH INSTITUTE
Principal Investigator: John R. Seeley – 541-345-0404
Award Amount: $960,315.00
RI Contact:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): In the past decade, elementary school settings have been overwhelmed by increasing numbers of behaviorally at-risk children who are unresponsive to the minimal but necessary demands of schooling. It is of critical importance to get behaviorally at-risk children… More