Allied Health and Wellness

Allied Health & Wellness Department

Welcome to the Department of Allied Health and Wellness at Frederick Community College. We offer a wide variety of allied health programs that lead to degrees, certificates, or non-credit course offerings to meet your personal and professional goals. Within the Allied Health Department, there are programs that prepare students to enter the workforce upon their completion and transfer programs designed for students to articulate with various colleges and universities. Currently, allied health graduates enter the job market with numerous employment opportunities.

Expect classroom environments that foster problem solving development, use state-of-the-art technology and equipment, and provide hands-on application. The programs link below offers greater descriptions of the majors offered at FCC. Come explore the many opportunities that FCC has to offer.

Programs of Study

Faculty Listing 


Full-time Allied Health Faculty

Dankanich, Nancy

Program Manager, Surgical Technology

David, Maura

Assistant Professor of Nursing, Retention Specialist

Doherty, Joann

Assistant Professor of Nursing

Little, Dennis Assistant Professor, Clinical Director, Respiratory Care
Liu, Yi Lin

Assistant Professor of Health and Physical Education, Head Women's Soccer Coach

Lohmeyer, Rebecca

Assistant Professor, Coordinator, Practical Nursing Program

Lovato, Vanessa

Director of Nursing, Assistant Director, Nursing Education

Martin, Kathleen

Professor Nursing

McGaughran, Barbara Assistant Director of Nursing Education
Menker, Jane Assistant Professor Nursing
Patterson, Rhonda Assistant Professor, Program Manager Respiratory Care
Schrum, Ronna Assitant Professor of Nursing
Sholes, Jan Professor Physical Education; Department Chair-Allied Health &Wellness, Program Director-Health and Physical Education
Tertel, Michele Assistant Professor, Nuclear Medicine Technology
Vasquenza, Janis Assistant Professor Nursing

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For more information contact:

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Jan Sholes
Dept Chair of Allied Health
Program Director for Health and Physical Education
301-846-2503

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Ann Geyer
Academic Office Manager
301.846.2605