SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $935K
First Award Date 07/01/16
Most Recent Award Date 04/06/17

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Henslee Allan Henslee 3 Message

2 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PAR-14-088
Budget: 04/06/17 - 03/31/18

Abstract: Since their clinical introduction over 30 years ago, cochlear implants (CIs) have had a remarkable impact on patients experiencing moderate-to-profound hearing loss. Recent advances in technology have driven the development of ?hearing preservation? implants and procedures designed to preserve the residual acoustic hearing of patients ...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: EW
Budget: 07/01/16 - 06/30/17

The broader impact/commercial potential of this project will be improved capabilities of current hearing assistive cochlear implants through the development of a miniature implantable robotic system. It will enable many more patients with hearing loss to retain their hearing capacity much longer over their lifetimes. Hearing loss has a significa...