Salem, OR

Adaptive Cup for People with Dysphagia

The McKay High School InvenTeam invented an adaptive flow rate cup for people with dysphagia. One design has two disks which can be rotated to control flow. The other uses a servo-controlled ball valve which can be adjusted via a smartphone app. Both configurations are dishwasher safe and aesthetically pleasing for adults to use as they adjust to and recover from dysphagia.

Recent Team Blogs

January 5, 2019
We got some new development boards in this week. The technical team has been able to practice with the circuit playground express! We chose this board because it has many of the features we thought we might want to include in our design already onboard. It comes with 2 buttons, a switch, 10 RGB...