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Dr. David Rimoin, pioneering geneticist and JGDC Medical Advisor, dies at 75

It is with great sadness that we write of the passing of Dr. David Rimoin. We were fortunate to have him as a member of our Medical Advisory Board as he was a giant in the field of genetics.

His loss will be felt by all who knew him and all who have benefited from his work.

Gina Nahari, a writer and Iranian Jew living in LA remembers Dr. David Rimoin in a moving article about his wonderful work in the Persian community in LA. visit: “Thank you, David Rimoin”

For a complete obituary celebrating the life of Dr. Rimoin visit Jewish Journal