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Company Information:

Company Name:
TRANSCENDENT INTERNATIONAL, LLC
Address:
102 WEST 38TH ST
NEW YORK, NY 10018-
Phone:
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EIN:
101058460
DUNS:
111850900
Number of Employees:
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Woman-Owned?:
No
Minority-Owned?:
No
HUBZone-Owned?:
No

Commercialization:

Has been acquired/merged with?:
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Has had Spin-off?:
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Has Had IPO?:
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Year of IPO:
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Has Patents?:
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Number of Patents:
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Total Sales to Date $:
$ 0.00
Total Investment to Date $
$ 0.00
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Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $4,694,122.00 13
SBIR Phase II $20,941,424.00 13

Award List:

Medical Translation Software

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$98,400.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The proposed research intends to develop translation software for the purpose of facilitating communications between physicians and patients with limited English proficiency (LEP). Upon its completion, the software is to become a reliable, practical and… More

Educational Television Program for Children of Immigrant Households

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$117,967.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The language barrier between immigrant parents and their English-dominant children is a daily and relatively unnoticed problem in 12 million U.S. households. The intergenerational language gap often leads to adverse health outcomes for both children and adults:… More

Healthcare-focused Language Study Software

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$98,127.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The proposed project intends to develop a language learning application for healthcare workers. Currently, there is a near total absence of language software products designed for the healthcare workforce. Doctors, nurses as well as medical interpreters who wish… More

Multilingual Telephone System for Patient Outreach and Health Education

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$98,943.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The objective of this Phase I research is to develop a multilingual voice messaging system by which healthcare providers can create and send telephone messages to patients with limited English proficiency (LEP) and low functional health literacy (FHL). Dubbed… More

Knowledge Management System for Multilingual Health Content

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$133,460.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The aim of the proposed project is to develop an advanced knowledge management system that provides a large repository of written health information in English and dozens of foreign languages so that healthcare faciliti es can provide adequate language assistance… More

Computer-based Patient Provider Communication about CAM Use

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$141,948.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The aim of the proposed project is to develop a touch screen computer kiosk that allows patients with limited English proficiency (LEP) to input information about their use of complementary and alternative medicine (CA M) in their own language so that the data… More

Healthcare-focused Language Study Software

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2007 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$1,159,161.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The objective of this proposed project is to develop a software program for healthcare professionals is to improve foreign language and cultural skills, in order to enhance communication between healthcare workers and t he limited English proficient (LEP)… More

Multilingual Phone System for Patient Outreach and Health Education

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2007 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$1,135,254.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The objective of this Phase I research is to develop a multilingual voice messaging system by which healthcare providers can create and send telephone messages to patients with limited English proficiency (LEP) and low functional health literacy (FHL). The… More

Educational Television Program for Children of Immigrant Families

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$1,873,126.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The language barrier between immigrant parents and their English-dominant children is a pervasive and relatively unrecognized problem in an estimated 12 million U.S. households. This intergenerational language gap often leads to adverse health outcomes for both… More

Medical English Enhancement Training for Foreign-Born RNs

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$290,156.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): As foreign-educated medical personnel are increasingly sought by U.S. institutions, ensuring their ability to communicate effectively with patients and coworkers is essential to the proper functioning of our healthcare system. The primary objective of this… More

Computer-based Patient Provider Communication about CAM Use

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$2,501,363.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The aim of the proposed project is to develop an application for use on a touch screen computer that allows patients with limited English proficiency (LEP) to input information about their use of complementary and alter native medicine (CAM) in their own language… More

Collaborative IVR Platform for Multilingual Patient Outreach and Education

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$757,714.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The objective of this Fast Track project is to develop an interactive voice response (IVR) application that will resolve three obstacles hindering the widespread adoption of telephone-based interventions in the healthca re arena. First, the process of creating an… More

Medical English Enhancement Training for Foreign-Born RNs

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$1,601,439.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): As foreign-trained nurses become an increasingly integral component of our nation's healthcare system, it is important that efforts be undertaken to help them attain and maintain adequate proficiency in the English lang uage. The objective of this Phase II… More

Knowledge Management System for Multilingual Health Content

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$4,099,065.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The aim of the proposed project is to develop an advanced, web-based knowledge management system for the creation and distribution of multilingual, patient-oriented documents. The system provides a vast library of pre-t ranslated documents and document templates… More

Communicative Competency Training for Foreign-Born Paraprofessionals

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$1,658,342.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Direct care workers form the core of the long-term care system, acting as a safety net to prevent hospitalizations and nursing home admissions. After informal caregivers, these frontline workers provide the majority of supervision, hands-on care, and emotional… More

Collaborative IVR Platform for Multilingual Patient Outreach and Education

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$1,242,557.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The objective of this Fast Track project is to develop an interactive voice response (IVR) application that will resolve three obstacles hindering the widespread adoption of telephone-based interventions in the healthca re arena. First, the process of creating an… More

Computer-based Patient Provider Communication about CAM Use

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$227,800.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This competitive revision will build upon our parent award, 2R44HD055719-02, entitled  Computer-based Patient Provider Communication about CAM Use,  to develop a companion software application for mobile devices that allows healthcare providers to… More

Medical English Enhancement Training for Foreign-Born RNs

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$237,399.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This competitive revision will build upon our parent award, 2R44MD002709-02, entitled  Medical English Enhancement Training for Foreign-Born RNs , to develop a companion software application for mobile devices that accompanies and augments the parent course… More

A Patient-Initiated, Multilingual Request Conveyance System

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$494,259.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The aim of this project is to develop a multilingual software application designed for use on a touchscreen tablet device placed at the bedside that allows hospitalized patients with limited English proficiency (LEP) to communicate frequently encountered patient… More

A Patient-Initiated, Multilingual Request Conveyance System

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$2,494,372.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
William Z. Tan – 212-274-1654
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The aim of this project is to develop a multilingual software application designed for use on a touchscreen tablet device placed at the bedside that allows hospitalized patients with limited English proficiency (LEP) tocommunicate frequently encountered patient… More

Communicative Competency Training for Foreign-Born Paraprofessionals

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$1,286,787.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
William Z. Tan – 212-274-1654
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Direct care workers form the core of the long-term care system, acting as a safety net to prevent hospitalizations and nursing home admissions. After informal caregivers, these frontline workers provide the majority ofsupervision, hands-on care, and emotional… More

A Data-mining Approach to CAM Medication Reconciliation

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$241,701.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
William Z. Tan – 212-274-1654
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Due to its complex, multi-herb nature, many patients who use Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) do not have full knowledge of the ingredients included in their remedies. Lack of disclosure about CAM can placepatients at risk, as some herbal products can… More

Social Ecological Model for Community and Home-based Nutrition Education

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$369,703.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
William Z. Tan – 212-274-1654
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Striking changes in dietary patterns and decreases in physical activity have driven the prevalence of obesity among American children to epidemic proportions; low-income and ethnic minority families are especially vulnerable to the socio-economic barriers that… More

A Multi-channel Web Platform to Provide Holistic Care to Underserved Consumers

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$193,402.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
William Z. Tan – 212-274-1654
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Significant obstacles exist in care delivery that prevents meaningful utilization of mental health services by consumers who experience health disparities. Specifically, individuals facing isolation due to linguistic, literacy, or cultural bariers often face… More

Social Ecological Model for Community and Home-based Nutrition Education

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2013 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$1,924,468.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
William Z. Tan – 212-274-1654
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Striking changes in dietary patterns and decreases in physical activity have driven the prevalence of obesity among American children to epidemic proportions; low-income and ethnic minority families are especially vulnerable to the socio-economic barriers that… More

A Multi-channel Web Platform to Provide Holistic Care to Underserved Consumers

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2013 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$1,158,633.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
William Z. Tan – 212-274-1654
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Significant obstacles exist in care delivery that prevents meaningful utilization of mental health services by consumers who experience health disparities. Specifically, individuals facing isolation due to linguistic, literacy, or cultural bariers often face… More