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Racquetball court dedicated to Dr. Neil Sargentini

June 11, 2018
Posted In: Missouri Campus, University Headlines

Faculty, staff, and students honored the late Dr. Neil Sargentini on Friday, May 18. Craig Phelps, DO, ’84; Margaret Wilson, DO, ’82; and Dan Martin, MA, led a ceremony at the Thompson Campus Center dedicating the racquetball court in his name. With Dr. Sargentini’s wife, Jennifer, in attendance, Dr. Phelps, Dr. Wilson, and Martin shared warm words about the beloved professor.

Dr. Sargentini moved to Kirksville, Missouri, in 1991 and joined the faculty of A.T. Still University’s Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine (ATSU-KCOM). He served as professor and chair of microbiology/immunology, and during his 26 years at ATSU he mentored students, conducted research, and loved to play racquetball. Dr. Sargentini passed away on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017.

​“Dr. Sargentini was a beloved teacher, respected colleague, and dedicated researcher who is greatly missed,” said Dr. Wilson. “He was also a passionate racquetball player who found a way to involve and engage many into the sport he so enjoyed. ​He will be long remembered for all his contributions and would delight in knowing that the racquetball court was named in his honor.”

5 responses to “Racquetball court dedicated to Dr. Neil Sargentini”

  1. Michael McKown says:

    I graduated from KCOM in 1995 and I am honored to say I was a student of Dr. Sargentini. He was a fabulous professor, mentor, and had an impact on my career in medicine.

  2. Rachel Morel says:

    He truly loved to teach and it showed in the students who learned so much from him. Thanks KCOM for the tribute and memorial court!
    -Rachel Morel 2006 graduate

  3. Dr. B says:

    I am saddened by the loss of Dr. Sargentini. He was a very good professor and made learning fun.

  4. Nick Newman says:

    I graduated from KCOM in 1997. I remember Dr. Sargentini being a great teacher and a wonderful person. I’m very sorry to hear of his passing. I’m glad to hear that KCOM created a fitting tribute to him.

  5. Dale Alsager says:

    Very saddened to learn of the passing of Dr. Sargentini.
    Kindest regards to his family.

    Dale Alsager D.O., Ph.D.

    Class of 94.

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