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SBIR TOPIC 238 - DEVELOPMENT OF CLINICAL AUTOMATED MULTIPLEX AFFINITY CAPTURE…

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
94172
Program Year/Program:
2008 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
N43CO0700037
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
RULES-BASED MEDICINE, INC.
3300 Duval Rd AUSTIN, TX 78759-3549
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 2008
Title: SBIR TOPIC 238 - DEVELOPMENT OF CLINICAL AUTOMATED MULTIPLEX AFFINITY CAPTURE TEC
Agency: HHS
Contract: N43CO0700037
Award Amount: $1,458,408.00
 

Abstract:

Applied Media Analysis, Inc (AMA) proposes to collaborate with the George Washington University Weight Management Program and Peaksware LLC to demonstrate the technical feasibility of MobileVision DietMonitor, a software-based solution which uses existing camera-enabled smart phones to provide enhanced capabilities for diet and health monitoring. Our system will allow users to monitor, track , and record intake and exercise by using the device's camera, and link to a variety of related monitoring devices vi a Bluetooth. The system will use commodity hardware for this mobile device-based pervasive monitoring and feedback solution and will provide: - Automatic entry of nutrition information through bar code scaning or by performing Optical Character Recognition (OCR) on the nutrition label, electronic pick lists, voice recognition, or food imaging. - Monitoring of energy expenditure by linking to Bluetooth-enabled pedometers and exercise equipment, and monitor weight with Bluetooth-enabled scales. - The ability to communicate with other monitoring devices using similar Bluetooth means (blood pressure, weight, blood sugar, etc). - Real-time communication with an online server where factors can be monitored and recommendations made from automated systems or human e xperts. Analysis, charting, and graphing capabilities will be online. - Instant reminders sent back to the device to aid adherence to prescribed diet and/or exercise regimens.

Principal Investigator:

Huiping Li
3017280694
huiping@appliedmediaanalysis.com
Small Business Information at Submission:

RULES-BASED MEDICINE, INC.
RULES-BASED MEDICINE, INC. 3300 DUVAL RD AUSTIN, TX 78759

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