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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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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A Look at Concorde’s New Commercials

The Concorde marketing team has been hard at work throughout this year creating content and products that promote the health care careers college and highlight all the outstanding programs we offer. One of the main...

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Meet San Diego CP Rachel Saffel

San Diego has been referred to as “America’s Finest City.” That’s where we find our latest subject in our series, Meet Your Campus Presidents. Rachel Saffel came to health care education from massage therapy and...

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Stuff the Bus!

At Concorde, it’s no secret that we’re passionate about learning and community service! What about you? Do you remember the excitement of getting your class assignment and school supply list at the close of summer?...

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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....

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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,...

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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...

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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...

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Recapping the NDT Annual Conference

The following is a report from the 2016 Annual Meeting of the ASET-The Neurodiagnostic Society as recounted by Marc Williams, BE, FASET, R.EEG/EP T., CNIM, CLTM, Program Director of Neurodiagnostic Technology at Concorde’s Grand Prairie,...

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The Need for Summer Blood Drives

For many of us, we don’t think about donating blood in the summertime. It’s a time of year when many of us travel for vacation, or just think about kicking back for a couple precious...

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Creating Positive Vibes at the Dentist

As a child, our experiences at the dentist help determine how we view oral health for the rest of our lives. For parents that have children with special needs, the task of creating positive memories...