Shihadeh Innovation Center - Health Sciences

Role of Collaborators

Public School Systems K-12

Post Secondary Academic Institutions

Core Functions

  • Health sciences curriculum & professional certification preparation
  • Instruction and student counseling
  • Academic & career mentoring
  • Field placements
  • Data monitoring/collecting/evaluation
  • Enrichment activities
  • Community needs assessments
  • Community collaborations
  • Marketing

Healthcare Employers

Core Functions

  • Field placement
  • Workforce pipeline
  • Community partnership
  • Career development & training
  • Mentorship
  • Marketing

To learn how your organization can benefit from the Claude Moore Scholars Program, please contact us.

Claude Moore Success Stories


Hunger Relief

Since 1991, Loudoun Hunger Relief has been a leading non-profit providing food assistance to the residents of Loudoun County, ensuring access to nutritious foods for families in need.


Fairfax County
Public Schools

The Fairfax County Public Schools Health and Medical Sciences and the Claude Moore Scholars in partnership with Inova Health System are preparing students by putting their medical skills to test by simulating full-scale mock disasters.


Jeff Rivera

Claude Moore Scholar – Jeff Rivera is a recent graduate at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, majoring in Radiation Sciences and graduating in May 2019. Jeff’s concentration within his major was Radiography, with a sub-specialization in Cardiac Catheterization for heart imaging.


Lexi Multi

Claude Moore Scholar – Lexi prepared for a healthcare career by majoring in Radiation Services at Virginia Commonwealth University, with a concentration in Radiography and a sub-specialization in Computerized Tomography (CT) scanning.