The women reflected some of these monumental moments for women – especially women of color – and what this means for the future.
Furthermore, Vice President-elect Sen. Kamala Harris made strides as the first female, Black, South Asian-American elected to the nation’s second highest office.
Some 70 percent of the world’s healthcare workers are women, according to the World Health Organization.
“In this pandemic, women have been frontline care takers as healthcare workers and at home.
Because of their greater numbers as healthcare workers, they also make up 79 percent of healthcare workers with Covid-19,” Dr. Bhadelia said.