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Meet Jacksonville DON Lenora Bodway

Because it’s the middle of winter and most in the U.S. are freezing and staring out at gray landscape, we decided to take this month’s edition of Meet Your Program Director to the Sunshine State....

Meet Grand Prairie NDT PD Marc Williams

Marc Williams, BVE, FASET, R.EEG/EP T., CNIM, CLTM, is eminently qualified (see credentials following his name) to be Program Director of the Neurodiagnostic Technology (NDT) program at Concorde’s campus in Grand Prairie, Texas. Like many...

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#ConcordeCares in 2016

In 2016, we launched a new initiative at our campuses and our corporate office. While the concept of service is by no means new to us, we branded it, invested time and celebrated being a...

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World Diabetes Day with JDRF

Today is World Diabetes Day, so we at Concorde are going to commemorate it with some information about JDRF and the fine work the foundation is doing for health care awareness and funding in the...

Exercising Your Right to Vote

It’s probably a safe bet that there are those among us in the Concorde community, busy training for a health care career, who have not yet participated in early voting and are not planning on...

Meet Memphis CP Lori Spencer

2015 Concorde Campus of the Year. There’s only one of Concorde’s 16 health care career college campuses across the U.S. that can make that claim. And, for this installment of “Meet Your Campus Presidents,” we...

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Celebrating Dental Hygiene Month

In addition to being the first full month of autumn, the leaves turning and Halloween, October also happens to be National Dental Hygiene Month (NDHM). It’s a month where events and programming are held throughout...

Meet Kansas City CP Colleen McDermott

After traipsing back and forth, from coast to coast to meet the campus presidents of our health care career college, we’re going to settle down in the middle of the country for this latest issue...

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Meet Orlando CP Bill Ford

He might live and work in the same area as Disney World, but there’s certainly nothing Mickey Mouse about the job Bill Ford does as Campus President (CP) of the Concorde Career Institute – Orlando...

Meet Grand Prairie CP Mike Lovejoy

For our September edition of “Meet Your Campus Presidents,” we’re going deep in the heart … of Texas, that is, and introducing you to Mike Lovejoy, M.Ed, Campus President at Concorde Career College – Grand Prairie...

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Concorde Training Leads to Saving a Life

James Harkins is a vocational nurse raised with a giving spirit. The son of parents who both work in law enforcement, he was brought up believing strongly in the value of public service. Little did...

Concorde’s New Year’s Resolutions for 2017

It’s that time of year … a time of giving, of family and fellowship, of celebration and revelry. Of resolutions. Yes, with a new year comes millions of New Year’s resolutions, the majority of which...

Top Five Blogs of 2016

As 2016 winds down, it seems an appropriate time to look back upon the year that was. Here at Concorde blog central, that means taking a look back at what were the most clicked-on and...

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Meet Concorde’s First Certified MLT Graduate

At Concorde, we love a great student success story—especially when it’s one-of-a-kind and a first for our institution. Our Memphis, Tenn. campus piloted the first of our medical laboratory technician (MLT) programs back in 2014....

Meet Dallas RT Program Director Tommy Rust

Having just about exhausted our allotment of Campus President spotlights, or professional profiles, we’ve decided to get a little more specific. We’re going to start introducing you to various directors of programs we have at...

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Former MA Student Wins AMT Contest

As part of Medical Assistants Recognition week last week, the Association of Medical Technologists (AMT), a certification agency 75,000 members strong, held its annual contest. Out of more than 500 entries received from members nationwide,...

health care awareness
Concorde Proudly Participates in Cancer Walk

Dozens of Concorde students, faculty and staff joined thousands of walkers on the streets of cities across the U.S. Sunday morning for the American Cancer Society’s 16th annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk, raising...

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Commemorating PT/PTA Awareness Month

Since 1992, National Physical Therapy Month has been celebrated each October (from 1981-92, it was celebrated in June). The goal of the month-long celebration is to raise awareness of the important role a physical therapist...

A Look at the Concorde Quarterly

At Concorde, we’re always looking for ways to add value … for our students, alumni and prospective students. One of our latest initiatives – one that in one way or another addresses all three constituencies...

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Concorde-Memphis Takes Part in St. Jude Walk

As part of Concorde Career College’s commitment to the health care community, students and staff from the Memphis campus participated in the 2016 St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital’s Walk/Run to End Childhood Cancer Saturday, September...