Interactive HRA for Behavior Change by the Elderly

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Branch
n/a
Amount:
$751,177.00
Award Year:
1998
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase II
Contract:
n/a
Agency Tracking Number:
29066
Solicitation Year:
n/a
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
Oregon Center For Applied Sci.
1839 Garden Avenue, Eugene, OR, 97403
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
n/a
Principal Investigator:
A. Irvine
() -
Business Contact:
() -
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
This project will develop a fully interactive Health Risk Appraisal (HRA) System for the elderly. Toffer video presentations and printed educational health risk messages. Risk areas to be covered incactivity and flexibility, mental health (e.g., social networks), diet, alcohol use, injury preventiorisk messages and suggestions for positive lifestyle change will be designed to maximize quality ofhealth. Phase I objectives include development of a prototype HRA System The Phase I prototype willelderly females. Phase II development will expand the HRA System; (from list above).

* information listed above is at the time of submission.

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