September 24, 2018 -- Thank you to everyone at Impel who gave their time to United Way of King County’s Day of Caring last Friday. The team volunteered to help spruce up B.F. Day Elementary in Fremont for a new school year. In only one day, an extraordinary 10,500 volunteers lent a hand...

August 24, 2008 -- In 2008, Dr. John Hoekman was a Ph.D. student in pharmaceutics who had just won a UW business plan competition and was granted $25,000 to start his company. It’s been ten years since the incorporation of Impel in 2008, and we’ve grown from just three devoted dreamers to...

April 4, 2018 -- The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued to Impel NeuroPharma, Inc. a patent relating to the company’s Precision Olfactory Delivery™ or POD™ technology. Patent number 9,919,117, entitled “NOZZLES FOR NASAL DRUG DELIVERY,” is directed to nozzles used in the POD™ technology to allow drug...

September 13, 2017 -- At the beginning of September, Impel NeuroPharma moved its headquarters to 201 Elliot, a new biotech lab and office building. “The office gives us the capacity to grow, it takes us from startup mode to small company mode.” Dr. John Hoekman, Impel's CEO is quoted as saying...

March 22, 2017 -- The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued to Impel NeuroPharma, Inc. a patent relating to the company's POD™ device. Patent number 9,550,036, entitled "NASAL DRUG DELIVERY DEVICE," is directed to a device for delivery of compounds to the nasal cavity and methods of using the...