Groundbreaking ceremony

A groundbreaking ceremony for A.T. Still University-Missouri School of Dentistry & Oral Health’s (ATSU-MOSDOH) new St. Louis, Missouri, dental education and oral health clinic was held on Friday, April 25, 2014.

The new 79,000-square-foot building will be located at the intersection of Truman Parkway and Park Avenue, a short distance east of Lafayette Square.

Remarks were made by several St. Louis dignitaries, including Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon and Mayor Francis Slay, as well as ATSU President Craig Phelps, DO, '84, and Christopher Halliday, DDS, MPH, ATSU-MOSDOH dean. Grace Hill Health Centers Inc., represented on stage by Alan Freeman, president and CEO, which will manage the clinic in partnership with ATSU.