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Medical students sought by local physicians; local doctors to teach third- and fourth-year medical students

Tara Bartlett fingered the muscles on Stephanie White’s back, demonstrating a technique she learned from McKinleyville doctor Kate McCaffrey. Bartlett found the right spot and pressed hard. A crack and a groan escaped from the woman on the exam table. A contented smile spread across her face. Bartlett, who grew up in Santa Barbara and graduated from the University of California Los Angeles, is in her third year at Western University of Health Sciences — a medical school in Pomona.