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Company Information:

Company Name: HEALTHMARK MULTIMEDIA, LLC
City: WASHINGTON
State: DC
Zip+4: 20036 0263
Woman-Owned: Yes
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (202) 265-0033

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $2,140,527.00 26
SBIR Phase II $7,781,351.00 11

Award List:

Using Cd-Rom for Injury Prevention Education

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Susan Brink
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
We will develop and evaluate an injury prevention curriculum that employs interactive multimedia teavailable through CD-ROM. The curriculum will provide the early elementary school child (Grades 1-3)venues and problems to be solved. We will use point of view and full motion video, multiple… More

USING CD-ROM FOR INJURY PREVENTION EDUCATION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Penelope M. Johnson
Award Amount: $100,000.00

INTERACTIVE PROSTATE CANCER DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Brink, Susan G
Award Amount: $99,944.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Brink Susan G
Award Amount: $797,741.00

CHOICE POINTS--BREAST CANCER TREATMENT CD ROM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Susan G. Brink
Award Amount: $99,954.00
Abstract:
Not Available The proposed DDARPASBIR program would demonstrate the synthesis of retinal protein-based optoelectronic arrays using self-assembly techniques. The proposed method utilizes NanoSonic's patented and exclusively licensed molecular-level electrostatic self-assembly (ESA) approach to… More

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Susan G. Brink
Award Amount: $111,112.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Susan G. Brink
Award Amount: $114,638.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Susan G. Brink
Award Amount: $125,353.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Susan G. Brink
Award Amount: $124,544.00

Sun Safety: Skin Cancer Education for Family Child Care

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Amelia J. Birney
Award Amount: $382,080.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION: Most sun exposure occurs before the age of 20 and adoption of protective measures in childhood can reduce the lifetime incidence of skin cancer by 78%. This Phase II SBIR project will result in companion multimedia programs (Sun Safe Central and Adventures with the Shady Characters)… More

Sun Safety: Skin Cancer Education for Family Child Care

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Amelia J. Birney
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION: Most sun exposure occurs before the age of 20 and adoption of protective measures in childhood can reduce the lifetime incidence of skin cancer by 78%. This Phase II SBIR project will result in companion multimedia programs (Sun Safe Central and Adventures with the Shady Characters)… More

Choice Points: Breast Cancer Treatment CD-ROM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Susan G. Brink
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
Breast cancer will strike approximately one in eight American women over their life span, with 178,700 new cases anticipated in 1999. This Phase II SBIR will result in a multimedia CD-ROM, Coming Out Ahead(Tm), that will help women make informed breast cancer treatment decisions. The product will… More

Choice Points: Breast Cancer Treatment CD-ROM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Susan G. Brink
Award Amount: $423,403.00
Abstract:
Breast cancer will strike approximately one in eight American women over their life span, with 178,700 new cases anticipated in 1999. This Phase II SBIR will result in a multimedia CD-ROM, Coming Out Ahead(Tm), that will help women make informed breast cancer treatment decisions. The product will… More

A MULTIMEDIA INTRODUCTION TO CAM FOR CANCER PATIENTS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Susan G. Brink
Award Amount: $118,134.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION: HealthMark Multimedia, LLC will develop the prototype for an education and decision support CD-ROM, entitled Interactive Guide to CAM for Cancer PatientsJ. This CD-ROM will provide patients with the information and interactive tools to focus their learning about complementary and… More

Moving On: Interactive Guide for Breast Cancer Survivors

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Susan G. Brink
Award Amount: $109,549.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION: The number of breast cancer survivors is growing due to early detection of confined cancer and increased effectiveness of treatments. HealthMark Multimedia, LLC proposes a Phase I SBIR project that will result in a prototype CD-ROM for breast cancer survivors addressing issues that… More

TOOLS TO MAKE CANCER CAREGIVING MANAGEABLE

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Amelia J. Birney
Award Amount: $107,364.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Approximately 27 percent of the U.S. adult population is involved in some form of caregiving for a family member. This Phase I SBIR project that will result in a prototype web site with downloadable interactive tools to help lay caregivers cope with the burden of… More

DEVELOPMENT OF AN ONLINE APPROACH TO INFORMED CONSENT

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Susan G. Brink
Award Amount: $110,503.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): In this Phase I SBIR, HealthMark Multimedia proposes to investigate the feasibility of using an online multimedia informed consent process for patients entering cancer clinical trials. Phase I will focus on understanding the needs of prospective participants and… More

INTERACTIVE GUIDE TO MANAGING CANCER PAIN

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Susan G. Brink
Award Amount: $678,807.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Pain is one of the most dreaded sequelae of a cancer diagnosis. An estimated 30 percent to 50 percent of patients undergoing treatment for a solid tumor and from 70 percent to 90 percent of patients with advanced disease experience pain. In this Phase II… More

SENTINEL NODE BIOPSY:A MULTIMEDIA PATIENT GUIDE

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Susan G. Brink
Award Amount: $120,838.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): HealthMark Multimedia proposes a Phase I SBIR for a multimedia education and decision-support for patients considering a SNB for breast cancer, melanoma, and other cancers where this is a possible diagnostic procedure. Initially proposed as a diagnostic tool for… More

RECURRENT PROSTATE CANCER: A DECISION SUPPORT GUIDE

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Ann E. Mcfarren
Award Amount: $732,685.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): An estimated 50-75% of men undergoing surgery or radiation treatment for prostate cancer will experience signs of recurrence within 10 years, prompting additional treatment decisions. The proposed Recurrent Prostate Cancer: Your Decision Notebook TM CD-ROM will… More

RECURRENT PROSTATE CANCER: A DECISION SUPPORT GUIDE

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Ann E. Mcfarren
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): An estimated 50-75% of men undergoing surgery or radiation treatment for prostate cancer will experience signs of recurrence within 10 years, prompting additional treatment decisions. The proposed Recurrent Prostate Cancer: Your Decision Notebook TM CD-ROM will… More

INTERACTIVE GUIDE TO MANAGING CANCER PAIN

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Susan G. Brink
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Pain is one of the most dreaded sequelae of a cancer diagnosis. An estimated 30 percent to 50 percent of patients undergoing treatment for a solid tumor and from 70 percent to 90 percent of patients with advanced disease experience pain. In this Phase II… More

UNDERSTANDING AND LIVING WITH COPD: A SELF-CARE CD-ROM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Ann E. Mcfarren
Award Amount: $116,481.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) currently affects the lives of 16 million Americans and is the only major cause of death that is increasing in the U.S. The societal costs of COPD are great, with an estimated $26 billion total direct costs each year.… More

INTERACTIVE EDUCATION FOR SELF-MANAGEMENT OF ARTHRITIS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Susan G. Brink
Award Amount: $107,658.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Arthritis affects over 40 million people in the U.S. The most prevalent form of arthritis is osteoarthritis (OA) affecting over 20 million people, mostly adults over the age of 45. As a chronic condition of adults, the prevalence of OA will surely increase as… More

Cancer CAM: Web-Based Nursing Education on CAM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Ann E. Mcfarren
Award Amount: $785,897.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Nurses increasingly encounter cancer patients interested in supplementing conventional treatments with complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). The Cancer CAM continuing education program will offer nurses and health educators convenient and accessible… More

A Multimedia Introduction to CAM for Cancer Patients

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Susan G. Brink
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by investigator): There are about 9 million people living with cancer in the U.S. Palliative care from diagnosis to death or survivorship can supplement curative care to improve quality of life for both patients and their family members. This Phase I SBIR will result in a… More

Cancer CAM: Web-Based Nursing Education on CAM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Ann E. Mcfarren
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Nurses increasingly encounter cancer patients interested in supplementing conventional treatments with complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). The Cancer CAM continuing education program will offer nurses and health educators convenient and accessible… More

Moving On: Interactive Guide to Breast Cancer Survivors

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Susan G. Brink
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by investigator): The number of breast cancer survivors is growing due to early detection of localized cancer and increased effectiveness of treatments. HealthMark Multimedia, LLC proposes a Phase II SBIR project that will result in a CD-ROM for breast cancer survivors… More

A Multimedia Introduction to CAM for Cancer Patients

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Susan G. Brink
Award Amount: $782,153.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by investigator): There are about 9 million people living with cancer in the U.S. Palliative care from diagnosis to death or survivorship can supplement curative care to improve quality of life for both patients and their family members. This Phase I SBIR will result in a… More

Colorectal Cancer: A Multimedia Information Prescription

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Susan G. Brink
Award Amount: $115,680.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Health Mark Multimedia will develop a prototype multimedia education and decision-making program for colorectal cancer patients and their family members. The product will provide information needed after a diagnosis of colorectal cancer, decision aids to assist… More

Moving On: Interactive Guide to Breast Cancer Survivors

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Susan G. Brink
Award Amount: $803,128.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by investigator): The number of breast cancer survivors is growing due to early detection of localized cancer and increased effectiveness of treatments. HealthMark Multimedia, LLC proposes a Phase II SBIR project that will result in a CD-ROM for breast cancer survivors… More

Pancreatic Cancer: Your Decision Notebook copyrighted

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Amelia J. Birney
Award Amount: $113,693.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Pancreatic cancer is one of the most lethal cancers in the U.S. Only 5% of patients survive five years and nearly 80% die within a year. Patients and family members are faced immediately with difficult decisions related to treatment, clinical trials and… More

Development Of An Online Approach To Informed Consent

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Susan G. Brink
Award Amount: $771,010.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): In this Phase II SBIR, HealthMark Multimedia proposes to evaluate the use of the prototype multimedia online informed consent process developed in Phase I with a cancer clinical trial and to further refine the processes needed to aid an investigator in using an… More

Understanding and Living with COPD A Self-Care CD-ROM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Ann E. Mcfarren
Award Amount: $814,832.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): As the fourth leading cause of death in the United States, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) presents a morbidity and cost burden on the U.S. health care system and its workforce. This Phase II SBIR project will result in a multimedia product… More

Lung Cancer: A Multimedia Decision Guide

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Susan G. Brink
Award Amount: $122,093.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): HealthMark Multimedia will develop a prototype multimedia education and decision-making CDROM for lung cancer patients and their family members. The product will provide information needed after a diagnosis of lung cancer, decision aids to assist the newly… More

Helping Out: Tools To Make Cancer Caregiving Manageable

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Amelia J. Birney
Award Amount: $809,615.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Nearly ten million people in the United States are living with cancer, with patients requiring greater care at home for longer periods of time. The physical, emotional, and financial burdens are borne by lay caregivers with an economic impact of over $11 billion… More

Bend Without Breaking: Tools for Coping with Cancer

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Ann E. Mcfarren
Award Amount: $122,989.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Many cancer patients experience significant emotional distress including anxiety and depression. Multimedia and web programs focus on reducing depression and anxiety are available for the general public. However, there are no such multimedia programs specifically… More