Takeover Tuesday

Takeover Tuesday

Welcome to another week with The Ventilator Project. We’re creeping into mid-July, now. At a time when many would be looking forward wistfully to summer vacations, the United States may be headed for a second round of shutdowns. According to the Washington Post,...
Fourth of July TVP Update

Fourth of July TVP Update

June sped by in a flash, didn’t it?  Here we are, coming up on Independence Day and—unfortunately—seeing a dramatic rise in COVID-19 cases across the US. In Boston, where cases are currently dropping, it feels less dangerous now than it did early on. As a...
Our Auction Will Take us Through the Next Round of Testing!

Our Auction Will Take us Through the Next Round of Testing!

This week, The Ventilator Project is in the middle of a balancing act.Half the team is staying on top of FDA regulations, while the other half is working on what comes next—getting our ventilator (and company) ready for the manufacturing stage.   AIRA’s external...
Racing to the Finish Line

Racing to the Finish Line

A classic piece of advice often told to runners is to “run through the finish line.” This seems obvious – if you’ve come all that way, why wouldn’t you push as hard as you can through to the end? This advice wouldn’t exist, of course, if it wasn’t a common...
We’ve Graduated—From the First Round of Testing!

We’ve Graduated—From the First Round of Testing!

Exciting news:We’ve officially chosen a third-party testing facility, and external testing is slated to begin next week. This is a massive step forward. External testing is one of the final phases before we can finally initiate what we’ve sprinted toward for the past...
The Grind of Progress

The Grind of Progress

After weeks of twists and turns – albeit positive ones – this past week has felt more like a straight road. The grind of progress never slows, but we can now clearly view the horizon. Lingering problems have been met with steadfast solutions. Tests are...