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4 Secrets from Concorde’s Most Successful Steppers

Can you believe the year is almost already a fourth of the way over? You know what else is probably over, too? 99% of people’s New Year’s resolutions. Fitness goals are ubiquitously in the top...

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Memphis MA Alum Debuts Film

Dr. John E. Bell, a 1999 graduate of the Medical Assistant program at Concorde’s Memphis, Tenn. campus, is the definition of a renaissance man. According to Mary Fry, Director of Student Affairs at Concorde –...

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Meet Concorde RT Alum Jordan McMillan

Jordan McMillan is the quintessential Concorde success story. He decided he wanted a career in a health care field a little more than 10 years ago, in 2006. And, he knew about Concorde. “I knew...

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Meet Memphis MLT PD Kevin McHugh

Kevin McHugh loves the lab. So, it’s quite fitting that McHugh, MS, AHI(AMT)ᶜᶜᵖ,CLS(NCA), MLS (ASCP)ᶜᵐ, is Program Director of the Medical Laboratory Technician program at Concorde’s campus in Memphis, Tenn. It’s the lone Medical Laboratory...

Meet Concorde – San Bernardino CP DeWayne Johnson

There’s a new sheriff in town. For our latest installment of Meet Your Campus Presidents, we’re heading to the wild west to catch up with Concorde’s newest College President, DeWayne Johnson. DeWayne took the reins...

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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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Introducing Concorde’s New MA Hybrid Program

Concorde is constantly upgrading and improving its programs to ensure that accrediting standards are continually met and students are fully prepared to succeed in an ever-changing health care workforce. With that in mind, we recently...

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First Poly Som Class Graduates in Portland

Concorde’s Portland, Ore. campus, which last year celebrated its 50th year of training students in health care professions, reached another milestone recently. It celebrated the first graduating class of its Polysomnographic Technology diploma program. It...

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“Foosball Jerry” Shows Concorde Cares

When you think of sports in Texas, what immediately comes to mind? If you thought of Friday night lights and football fields the size of Midwest small towns, you’re not alone. One sport that probably...

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Scoring goals: Concorde’s MT-Hockey Partnership

It’s not every day that a college student can say he or she works on professional athletes as part of his or her training program. But students in the massage therapy program at Concorde –...

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Finding Patients for Clinical Hours

Many of our Concorde health care training programs include a set amount of clinical hours in the curriculum, so that students can get as much real-world, hands-on experience as they can before graduating and beginning...

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RT Grad Turns Degree Into Business

“Never settle or do the bare minimum,” says Rachel Thomas, a 2002 Concorde-Memphis Respiratory Therapist alumna. “Shine in whatever career you choose!” Thomas has certainly taken her own advice. Today, she owns and operates RT...

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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...