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     We would like to congratulate Parth Patel for being admitted into UMKC’s School of   Dentistry Class of 2019. Parth graduated from Joplin High School in 2011 and is currently attending University Missouri – Kansas City for his undergraduate degree. Along with his studies, Parth enjoys being involved in several campus organizations. He served as the Philanthropy Chair of Beta Theta Pi Fraternity, the Treasurer and Vice President of Service for Alpha Phi Omega Fraternity, the Smile Academy Chair for Pre-Dental Society, and an active member in Indus and Indian organization on campus. He will graduate May 15, 2015 with a Bachelors of Art in Chemistry with honors, and will start dental school in August 2015. He has intentions of becoming a general dentist and coming back to serve the community of Joplin!

Parth is working in the office this summer, so come by and meet him while he is here.