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Company Information:

Company Name:
SIMMERSION, LLC.
Address:
9861 BROKEN LAND PKWY, STE 200
COLUMBIA, MD 21046-
Phone:
(443) 283-2575
URL:
EIN:
161142311
DUNS:
128822736
Number of Employees:
9
Woman-Owned?:
No
Minority-Owned?:
No
HUBZone-Owned?:
No

Commercialization:

Has been acquired/merged with?:
N/A
Has had Spin-off?:
N/A
Has Had IPO?:
N/A
Year of IPO:
N/A
Has Patents?:
N/A
Number of Patents:
N/A
Total Sales to Date $:
$ 0.00
Total Investment to Date $
$ 0.00
POC Title:
N/A
POC Name:
N/A
POC Phone:
N/A
POC Email:
N/A
Narrative:
N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $2,069,666.00 9
SBIR Phase II $3,477,310.00 4
STTR Phase I $260,897.00 2
STTR Phase II $749,851.00 1

Award List:

Medical Simulation Training for First Response to Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear Events

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$119,895.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Dale E. Olsen, President and CEO
Abstract:
SIMmersion's simulation technology was developed to teach law enforcement and military personnel to conduct complex interpersonal exchanges ranging from criminal investigations to recruiting. These simulations use video to create realistic PC simulations of people you talk with for training… More

Medical Simulation Training for First Response to Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear Events

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$730,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Dale E. Olsen, President, CEO
Abstract:
Increasing demands for military medical bioterrorism preparedness training make it critical to develop programs that teach healthcare professionals how to distinguish between symptoms of common problems and similar symptoms that indicate a terrorist attack. SIMmersionT LLC (www.simmersion.com), in… More

Training Simulation to Teach Alcohol Screening and Brief Intervention

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$97,718.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Research Institution:
UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN MADISON
RI Contact:
N/A
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Alcohol use disorders are common among primary care patients. They are also associated with serious adverse effects. Many health care professionals, however, often lack sufficient background in alcohol screening and brief intervention strategies to effectively… More

Training Simulation to Teach Alcohol Screening and Brief Intervention

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2007 / STTR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,851.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Research Institution:
N/A
RI Contact:
N/A
Abstract:
Not avaiable.

Interactive Multimedia Simulation to Train Motivational Interviewing Skills

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$117,960.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Motivational Interviewing is a widely used empirically-supported intervention for substance abuse, yet little is known about methods for training this complex treatment among the front-line clinicians who are now being asked to employ it. The available research… More

Social Conversation Training Simulation for Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$199,209.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This project is part of a long-term effort to reduce the burdens and disability associated with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Forty per cent of adults and adolescents who have an ASD diagnosis do not have mental retar dation. In many cases language abilities… More

Vocational Rehabilitation Training Simulation for the Psychiatrically Disabled

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$109,197.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Inactivity and loss of productive function commonly accompany severe psychiatric disorders (e.g. schizophrenia, other psychotic disorders, mood disorders, PTSD). Yet, surveys (Becker, 2002) indicate that more than 75 pe rcent of people with these disorders wish… More

Substance Abuse Diagnostic Clinical Interview Simulation

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$163,179.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Research Institution:
N/A
RI Contact:
N/A
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Traditional methods for training clinicians and students in mental health disciplines in substance abuse assessment have been restricted to role-playing, mock interviews, textbook lessons, and video instruction. All of these tools have limitations for imparting… More

Interactive Game-Based System for Psychological Health Education

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,925.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / OSD
Principal Investigator:
Dale Olsen, President & CEO
Abstract:
A significant number of Warriors are returning from Iraq and Afghanistan with Psychological Health (PH) problems that put Warriors at risk for substance abuse, marital and family problems, and even suicide. We propose to develop a prototype interactive simulation utilizing our cutting-edge… More

Using Computer Simulation to Enhance Retention of Motivational Interviewing Skill

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$1,040,593.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Motivational Interviewing (MI) is a widely used empirically-supported intervention for substance abuse, yet little is known about methods for training this complex treatment among the front-line clinicians who are now b eing asked to employ it. The available… More

DEVELOPMENT OF A PROTOTYPE ANGER SIMULATION FOR USE WITH FMRI SCANNING

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$98,856.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Dale Olsen, President
Abstract:
Significant adjustment issues can occur as warfighters transition from combat to home. One area of adjustment involves the appropriate control of anger. We propose to develop and test a prototype conversation simulation that allows for the collection of reliable data on brain activity associated… More

Interactive Simulation to Train Prescription Drug Abuse Screening

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,954.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Prescription drug abuse is a growing concern for several reasons. The facility of attaining multiple prescriptions and getting early refills poses a number of health risks for patients who use prescription drugs. Since multiple prescriptions or early refills are… More

Prescription Drug Abuse Screening and Pain Management Plan Training Simulation

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$781,740.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Prescription drug abuse is a growing concern for several reasons. The practice of obtaining multiple prescriptions and early refills poses a number of health risks for patients who use prescription drugs; because multip le prescriptions or early refills are not… More

Simulated Job Interview Training for People with Psychiatric Disorders

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$924,977.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Dale E. Olsen – 443-283-2504
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Inactivity and loss of productive function commonly accompany severe psychiatric disorders (e.g., schizophrenia, other psychotic disorders, mood disorders, PTSD). Yet, surveys (Becker, 2002) indicate that more than 75%of people with these disorders wish to… More

Clinician Role-Play Simulation to Reduce the Occurrence of Childhood Obesity

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$136,469.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Dale E. Olsen – 443-283-2504
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Obesity in the United States is at historically high levels and is an important health problem (Flegal et al., 2010). While the concern affects all age groups, the instances of childhood obesity have tripled within thelast twenty-five years. Not only do… More

Tumor-toxic CD47 mAb therapy for leukemia: a proof of concept study

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$1,088,201.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Dale E. Olsen – 443-283-2504
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The goal of this Phase I/Phase II Fast-Track application is to develop and evaluate a simulation-based product for training student affairs staff (e.g., resident assistants [RAs], Greek life staff, campus and housing security, student conduct staff, and academic… More