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Medical actors

Actor Mark Simon, 65, right, prepares with other actors gathered at the Keck School of Medicine of USC in Boyle Heights to play the role of David Solomon, a dying Orthodox Jew receiving hospice care at his home. Each actor was assigned to a class to be treated by medical students.
Mel Melcon / Los Angeles Times
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