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The Award database is continually updated throughout the year. As a result, data for FY19 is not expected to be complete until April, 2020.

  1. Interactive Videodisc Smoking Cessation for the Worksite

    SBC: Oregon Research Institute            Topic: N/A

    This project will produce an interactive videodisc-based (IVD) system designed to deliver asmoking cessation intervention in the worksite. The intervention will be developed to take advantageof the worksite setting to offer an on-going, repeated-contact intervention that tracks the progress ofeach user over time. Information provided by the user on stage-of-change, smoking history, anddemographics ...

    SBIR Phase II 1995 Department of Health and Human Services
  2. Reality Based Multisystem Balance Assessment in the Aged

    SBC: Brookside Research & Development            Topic: N/A

    This project addresses the need for sensitive and predictive measures that can identify elderlypersons at risk for falling, thereby preventing some of the human and societal costs of devastatinginjuries. Dynamic balance assessment methods will be combined with virtual-reality techniques toproduce an innovative technology for evaluating balance in simulated real-world environments. Presenttechnique ...

    SBIR Phase II 1995 Department of Health and Human Services
  3. Choice Card: A Model for Health Plan Selection

    SBC: Benova            Topic: N/A

    We will develop and test a model by which health plan report card information is disseminatedto publicly-sponsored consumers to use in selecting health care systems/plans. The model willincorporate a decision-making paradigm enabling Medicaid and Medicare beneficiaries to integratepersonal values/preferences, medical histories, etc. with features of health plans. Model developmentwill use both pri ...

    SBIR Phase II 1995 Department of Health and Human Services
  4. Teenage Male Behavior--Roles and Responsibilities

    SBC: NORTHWEST MEDIA, INC            Topic: N/A

    THE PROJECT WILL DEVELP AND EVALUATE AN EDUCATIONAL CURRICULUM FOR TEENAGERS ON SEXUAL ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES. TEENAGE SEXUALITY IS AN AREA OF URGENT CONCERN BECAUSE OF THE PREVALENCE OF AIDS, SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASE, TEENAGE PREGNANCY, AND RAPE. MALE SEXUAL BEHAVIOR, IN PARTICULAR, HAS RECEIVED LITTLE ATTENTION IN RESEARCH OR AS A FOCUS FOR BEHAVIORAL INTERVENTION. EDUCATORS NEED CURRICU ...

    SBIR Phase II 1995 Department of Health and Human Services
  5. Independent Living Skills for the Foster Teenager

    SBC: NORTHWEST MEDIA, INC            Topic: N/A

    The goal is to develop and evaluate a unique set of instructional videotapes on skills for independent living for foster teens. Each tape will present a peer-based story that familiarizes foster teens with the practical and social aspects of a particular goal, such as finding an apartment or getting a job. To maximize their appeal and flexibility, the vignettes will be realistic, peer-oriented, an ...

    SBIR Phase II 1995 Department of Health and Human Services
  6. Microelectrode Dielectric Removal Via UV Laser

    SBC: Pi Medical Corp.            Topic: N/A

    The objective of our research is to demonstrate the application of ultraviolet (UV) laser ablationtechnology as an improved alternate to either local heating, ac arcing or plasma etching in the selectiveremoval of Parylene from neurophysiological microelectrodes. Phase I will perfect, quantify anddemonstrate the technique necessary for selective paralene removal from microelectrodes, as well asits ...

    SBIR Phase II 1995 Department of Health and Human Services
  7. Televised Foster Parent Training

    SBC: NORTHWEST MEDIA, INC            Topic: N/A

    Our goal is to develop, produce, and evaluate a televised instructional programming service (TIPS)foster parents. The televised curriculum will provide foster parents with continuing education thatfrequent, easy to access, and cost- effective. In Phase I, we will broadcast two 30- minute instructfoster parents can deal with difficult parenting situations. The broadcast will include a series ofbeha ...

    SBIR Phase I 1995 Department of Health and Human Services
  8. Media-Based Education for Parents on Firearm Safety

    SBC: NORTHWEST MEDIA, INC            Topic: N/A

    The objective of this study is to produce and evaluate a series of interrelated, televised messagesreduce firearm injuries and deaths related to the proliferation of guns in households where they areFirearms are the second leading cause of death and yet most parents do not discuss firearm safety wiensure that their children have unsupervised access only to safe environments where all firearms area ...

    SBIR Phase I 1995 Department of Health and Human Services
  9. MEDIA-BASED EDUCATION FOR PARENTS ON FIREARM SAFETY

    SBC: NORTHWEST MEDIA, INC            Topic: N/A

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    SBIR Phase I 1995 Department of Health and Human Services
  10. Injectable Microbeads for Delivery of Buprenorphine

    SBC: BEND RESEARCH, INC.            Topic: N/A

    The objective of this research program is to demonstrate the feasibility of a new controlled-releasuse in an injectable formulation of buprenorphine to improve treatment of opioid dependence. The keytechnology is the use of bioerodible microporous microbeads with a controllable structure that allowas well as easily varied release rates and durations of release. These controlled-release microbeadsi ...

    SBIR Phase I 1995 Department of Health and Human Services

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