Cardiovascular Illness: Stroke Awareness – Tufts Mini Med Team 1066

Cardiovascular Illness: Stroke Awareness – Tufts Mini Med Team 1066

Capstone video for Tufts University Virtual Mini-Med School 2021. Made by Matthew Lei, Brandon Liberchuk, and Belle Lu.

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