Patents by Inventor Paul van der Pol

Paul van der Pol has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 10283014
    Abstract: An embodiment of a medicament training system configured to provide instructions for using a medicament device to a user in a sequence of steps is provided. The medicament training system includes including a medicament training container, a medicament device, wherein the medicament training container communicatingly connects to the medicament device, a signal output component associated with the medicament training container, and circuitry associated with the medicament training container configured so as to control a provision of the instructions to the user in the sequence of steps.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 2, 2014
    Date of Patent: May 7, 2019
    Assignee: JBCB HOLDINGS, LLC
    Inventors: Jeff Baker, Paul van der Pol, Craig Baker, Mark Bunker, Seth Freytag, Karina Marulanda, Michael Siemer, Matthew Palyo
  • Patent number: 10245385
    Abstract: Embodiments of the invention include a medicament device configured to provide stepwise instructions for using the device to a user in a particular sequence is provided. The device includes a reusable housing configured to receive a container, the reusable housing including a control interface, the control interface including at least one responsive member reactive to a user input, an actuation member configured to interact with the container, a signal output component associated with the reusable housing; and circuitry associated with the reusable housing configured to control a provision of the stepwise instructions to the user in the particular sequence.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 13, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 2, 2019
    Assignee: JBCB HOLDINGS, LLC
    Inventors: Jeff Baker, Mark Bunker, Paul Van der pol, Hou Shi Shuang
  • Patent number: 9922577
    Abstract: A medicament delivery training device configured to provide stepwise instructions for using the device to a user in a sequence of steps is provided in an embodiment herein. The medicament delivery training device includes a housing, a sensor, a microprocessor, a storage medium component associated with the microprocessor comprising a database of instructions pertaining to the sequence of steps for using the device stored thereon, one or more program code modules stored on the microprocessor or the storage medium component wherein the one or more program code modules comprise a first program code module for causing the microprocessor to provide a first instruction, and a second program code module for causing the microprocessor to provide a subsequent instruction based on a current register.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 27, 2014
    Date of Patent: March 20, 2018
    Assignee: JBCB HOLDINGS, LLC
    Inventors: Jeff Baker, Paul van der Pol
  • Publication number: 20170357776
    Abstract: In one embodiment, a medicament system configured to communicate information about a medicament device or about a use of a medicament device, or a combination thereof, to a user, is provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 5, 2015
    Publication date: December 14, 2017
    Inventors: Jeff Baker, Paul van der Pol, Craig Baker, Mark Bunker, Seth Freytag, Karina Marulanda, Francis Michael Siemer, Matthew Palyo, Hou Shi Shuang, Christopher CHUNG
  • Patent number: 9767708
    Abstract: In one embodiment, a medicament system configured to communicate information about a medicament device or about a use of a medicament device, or a combination thereof, to a user, is provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 3, 2014
    Date of Patent: September 19, 2017
    Assignee: GENIA MEDICAL INC.
    Inventors: Jeff Baker, Paul van der Pol, Craig Baker, Mark Bunker, Seth Freytag, Karina Marulanda, Francis Michael Siemer, Matthew Palyo, Hou Shi Shuang, Christopher Chung
  • Patent number: 9700235
    Abstract: A peak expiratory flow rate measuring apparatus (PFM) having at least one measurement channel and at least one bypass flow channel including at least one entrance, at least one exit, at least an inner wall and an outer wall, and wherein at least a portion of said at least one bypass flow channel has a variable cross-sectional area, is provided herein. Further disclosed is a PFM having at least one measurement channel comprising at least one first flow entrance, at least one bypass flow channel comprising at least one second flow entrance, and at least one guide wall, having an axially forward portion adjacent to the second flow entrance and an axially aft portion adjacent to the first flow entrance is provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 5, 2012
    Date of Patent: July 11, 2017
    Assignee: Noble International, Inc.
    Inventors: Jeff Baker, Mark Bunker, Paul van der Pol
  • Publication number: 20170049965
    Abstract: In an embodiment, a medicament delivery system is provided. The medicament delivery system includes a container for storing a medicament prior to use, the container having a first end and a second end, an injection member in fluid communication with the container, an actuation mechanism associated with the container and configured to deliver the medicament from the container through the injection member when the actuation mechanism is activated. The medicament delivery system further includes at least one detection element associated with the system, wherein in a first mode of operation of the system, medicament is delivered through the injection member and in a second mode of operation of the system, medicament is not delivered through the injection member, and the mode of operation is dependent on an output from the at least one detection element.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 17, 2015
    Publication date: February 23, 2017
    Inventors: Jeff BAKER, Francis Michael SIEMER, Paul van der Pol
  • Patent number: 9460638
    Abstract: In an embodiment, an injection training device configured to interact with an injection device having an injection member is provided herein. The injection training device includes a housing having an opening, a pad component disposed in the opening, wherein the pad component is configured to receive an injection member of an injection device. The injection training device further includes a signal output component and circuitry associated with the housing to receive information about the operation of the injection device and to provide a communication about an operation of the injection device to a user of the injection training device through the signal output component.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 30, 2014
    Date of Patent: October 4, 2016
    Inventors: Jeff Baker, Paul van der Pol, Christopher Chung, Francis Michael Siemer
  • Publication number: 20160144142
    Abstract: In an embodiment, a respiratory inhaler training device configured to provide stepwise instructions for using the device to a user in a sequence of steps is provided. The respiratory inhaler training device includes a housing defining a channel with an inlet and an outlet, at least one actuation mechanism simulating provision of medicament, at least one fluid flow rate sensor positioned so as to detect a rate of fluid flow through the channel to determine a fluid flow rate, a signal output component for providing an output, a microprocessor and a timekeeping component, a storage medium component associated with the microprocessor comprising a database of instructions pertaining to the sequence and/or timing of steps for using the device stored thereon.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 24, 2014
    Publication date: May 26, 2016
    Inventors: Jeff Baker, Francis Michael Siemer, Matthew Palyo, Seth Freytag, Christopher Chung, Kristin DeSanto, Paul van der Pol
  • Publication number: 20160148539
    Abstract: Embodiments of a respiratory inhaler training device to provide stepwise instructions for using the device to a user in a sequence of steps are provided herein.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 24, 2014
    Publication date: May 26, 2016
    Inventors: Jeff Baker, Francis Michael Siemer, Matthew Palyo, Seth Freytag, Christopher Chung, Kristin DeSanto, Paul van der Pol
  • Publication number: 20150379899
    Abstract: In an embodiment, an injection training device configured to interact with an injection device having an injection member is provided herein. The injection training device includes a housing having an opening, a pad component disposed in the opening, wherein the pad component is configured to receive an injection member of an injection device. The injection training device further includes a signal output component and circuitry associated with the housing to receive information about the operation of the injection device and to provide a communication about an operation of the injection device to a user of the injection training device through the signal output component.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 30, 2014
    Publication date: December 31, 2015
    Inventors: Jeff Baker, Paul van der Pol, Christopher Chung, Francis Michael Siemer
  • Publication number: 20150170545
    Abstract: In one embodiment, a medicament system configured to communicate information about a medicament device or about a use of a medicament device, or a combination thereof, to a user, is provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 3, 2014
    Publication date: June 18, 2015
    Inventors: Jeff Baker, Paul van der Pol, Craig Baker, Mark Bunker, Seth Freytag, Karina Marulanda, Francis Michael Siemer, Matthew Palyo, Hou Shi Shuang, Christopher Chung
  • Publication number: 20150100024
    Abstract: A medicament delivery system including a container for storing a medicament prior to use is provided. The container includes one or more openings therein, a first housing for containing a medicament, a stopper, a second housing, wherein the first housing is held within the second housing and the first housing is movable relative to the second housing. The system further includes an injection member a spring disposed between a lower portion of the first housing and a lower portion of the second housing, wherein an actuation mechanism interacts with the container to eject the injection member from the second housing, and the stopper moves relative to the first housing in a first direction to deliver the medicament through the injection member, and following injection, the injection member is retracted into the second housing to prevent an unintentional contact with the injection member.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 3, 2014
    Publication date: April 9, 2015
    Inventors: Jeff Baker, Mark Bunker, Paul van der Pol, Seth Freytag, Christopher Chung, Andrew Palmer, Francis Michael Siemer, Craig Baker
  • Publication number: 20150004582
    Abstract: An embodiment of a medicament training system configured to provide instructions for using a medicament device to a user in a sequence of steps is provided. The medicament training system includes including a medicament training container, a medicament device, wherein the medicament training container communicatingly connects to the medicament device, a signal output component associated with the medicament training container, and circuitry associated with the medicament training container configured so as to control a provision of the instructions to the user in the sequence of steps.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 2, 2014
    Publication date: January 1, 2015
    Inventors: Jeff Baker, Craig Baker, Mark Bunker, Michael Siemer, Seth Freytag, Paul van der Pol, Matthew Palyo, Karina Marulanda
  • Publication number: 20140335495
    Abstract: A medicament delivery training device configured to provide stepwise instructions for using the device to a user in a sequence of steps is provided in an embodiment herein. The medicament delivery training device includes a housing, a sensor, a microprocessor, a storage medium component associated with the microprocessor comprising a database of instructions pertaining to the sequence of steps for using the device stored thereon, one or more program code modules stored on the microprocessor or the storage medium component wherein the one or more program code modules comprise a first program code module for causing the microprocessor to provide a first instruction, and a second program code module for causing the microprocessor to provide a subsequent instruction based on a current register.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 27, 2014
    Publication date: November 13, 2014
    Inventors: Jeff Baker, Paul van der Pol
  • Publication number: 20140288529
    Abstract: A system and method for resetting a locking mechanism of a medicament delivery or training device is provided herein. The system and method include a central shaft comprising a slotted ring, a pronged ring, a spring, a spring clamp, an actuator button, and a lock ring. Following the firing of the medicament device, wherein the actuation member has been activated and the lock ring in the unlocked position, the system and method can be initiated to reset the locking mechanism such that the components of the system and the lock ring are reset to the locked position before the actuation member can be actuated for a subsequent injection or training.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 17, 2014
    Publication date: September 25, 2014
    Inventors: Jeff Baker, Paul van der Pol, Hou Shi Shuang
  • Publication number: 20140276413
    Abstract: In one embodiment of the invention, a container for storing a medicament prior to use is provided. The container includes a first housing for containing a medicament, a second housing, wherein the first housing is movable relative to the second housing, and an injection member associated with a lower portion of the first housing, wherein when the first housing moves relative to the second housing in a first direction to deliver the medicament, the injection member extends from the second housing traversing a first contaminant barrier disposed at a lower portion of the second housing. The first housing moves relative to the second housing in a second direction wherein the injection member is retracted into the second housing to prevent an unintentional contact with the injection member. In a further embodiment, an actuation mechanism for actuation of an injection includes a rotatable member.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 4, 2013
    Publication date: September 18, 2014
    Inventors: Jeff Baker, Mark Bunker, Paul van der Pol
  • Publication number: 20140276414
    Abstract: Embodiments of the invention include a medicament device configured to provide stepwise instructions for using the device to a user in a particular sequence is provided. The device includes a reusable housing configured to receive a container, the reusable housing including a control interface, the control interface including at least one responsive member reactive to a user input, an actuation member configured to interact with the container, a signal output component associated with the reusable housing; and circuitry associated with the reusable housing configured to control a provision of the stepwise instructions to the user in the particular sequence.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 13, 2014
    Publication date: September 18, 2014
    Inventors: Jeff Baker, Mark Bunker, Paul Van der pol, Hou Shi Shuang
  • Publication number: 20140276430
    Abstract: In one embodiment of the invention, a container for storing a medicament prior to use is provided. The container includes a first housing for containing a medicament, a second housing, wherein the first housing is movable relative to the second housing, and an injection member associated with a lower portion of the first housing, wherein when the first housing moves relative to the second housing in a first direction to deliver the medicament, the injection member extends from the second housing traversing a first contaminant barrier disposed at a lower portion of the second housing. The first housing moves relative to the second housing in a second direction wherein the injection member is retracted into the second housing to prevent an unintentional contact with the injection member. In a further embodiment, an actuation mechanism for actuation of an injection includes a rotatable member.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 28, 2014
    Publication date: September 18, 2014
    Inventors: Jeff Baker, Mark Bunker, Paul van der Pol
  • Patent number: D851285
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 22, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 11, 2019
    Inventor: Paul van der Pol