Human Rights in the Time of COVID-19: An Interview with Athena Ramos

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In this video in this series, Goldstein Center faculty interview leading experts and community figures in an attempt to face down some of the most serious human rights challenges that confront us during this time of Covid-19. The series is a production of the Goldstein Center for Human Rights and UNO TV; both at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. The views and opinions expressed are those of the individual contributors and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of either UNO entity.

UNO’s Dr. Cristián Doña-Reveco interviews Dr. Athena Ramos about the crisis experienced by workers in meatpacking plants, their families, and communities during Covid-19. She also discusses her work within the Center for Reducing Health Disparities at the College of Public Health at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Dr. Athena Ramos is an Assistant Professor in UNMC’s College of Public Health.