Barron Associates’ NIH-funded Virtual Occupational Therapy Assistant software has received Class II Medical Device clearance from the Food and Drug Administration. For more information, please see: https://www.nichd.nih.gov/news/releases/Pages/051517-rehabtech.aspx
The guided upset recovery flight test program recently completed by the Barron Associates’ Upset Recovery Research Team has been featured in Aviation Week and Space Technology magazine (http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/flight-testing-new-upset-recovery-guidance-system) and on AVweb (https://www.avweb.com/news/features/Lab-Rat-in-a-Learjet-228930-1.html). The research and flight test team included Systems Technology, Inc. and Calspan.
Barron Associates’ Cardiovascular Hemodynamics Processing System (CHAMPS) is a reliable, easy-to-use, and comfortable (i.e., non-cuff-based) continuous (i.e., beat-to-beat) ambulatory BP monitor that can operate around the clock, even during activities of daily living (ADL). This new class of BP monitor will be an important addition to clinical practice, accurately and unobtrusively assessing individuals with established […]
Barron Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce the commercial launch of the SaeboVR product through its exclusive licensee Virtual Therapy Solutions, LLC under a marketing and distribution agreement with Saebo, Inc. (https://www.saebo.com/saebovr/). Saebo is currently offering free SaeboVR demos to qualified institutions. The SaeboVR product was developed under a Phase II SBIR grant (2R44HD071745-02) to […]
Barron Associates is developing a method and system to non-intrusively record patient activity levels in acute care and long term care settings. Recognizing a link between inactivity and adverse outcomes, the goal is to be able to inexpensively monitor and assure adequate levels of therapeutic mobilization on an hourly basis. The Patient/Resident Mobility Tracker (PREEMPT) […]
A clinical study to evaluate Barron Associates’ Dental Sentinel system is underway. The Dental Sentinel is a miniature adherence and sleep monitoring micro-recorder that can be implanted into an oral appliance (e.g., an orthodontic retainer). The Dental Sentinel overcomes present barriers to wider adoption of oral appliances, and offers the capability for highly accurate adherence […]
Barron Associates has developed a simple, low-cost, mortar augmentation to improve range and targeting. The Phase I research will involve simulation analysis to verify the design and performance enhancements.
The Barron Associates Upset Recovery Team has completed flight evaluation of its Damage Adaptive Guidance for piloted Upset Recovery (DAGUR) program. These flight tests were supported by Calspan Aerospace and their experimentally certified Learjet 25B. Post-flight pilot option/feedback has been very positive and the quantitative analysis of the flight data is ongoing.
Barron Associates employees Rick Adams and Eileen Krepkovich, along with a team of student volunteers from the Mary Baldwin University (MBU) Occupational Therapy Doctorate Program, presented and demonstrated the Virtual Occupational Therapy Application (VOTA) at the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) 2017 Annual Conference & Exposition in Philadelphia, PA from March 30 – April 1, […]
Barron Associates, Inc. has been awarded an SBIR Phase IIB Competing Renewal 2-year grant (2R44EY021079-05) from the National Eye Institute (NEI) to develop a commercial iCare software system providing effective and motivating vision therapy for children with non-strabismic amblyopia or convergence insufficiency. The iCare product builds on Barron Associates’ expanding portfolio of FDA cleared, evidence-based […]