From Brazilian investors buying Miami real estate to Haitian earthquake survivors in South Florida schools, what happens in Latin America and the Caribbean has a profound affect on South Florida. WLRN’s coverage of the region is headed by its Americas Correspondent, Tim Padgett, a 23-year veteran of TIME and Newsweek magazines. He joins a team of reporters and editors at the Miami Herald, El Nuevo Herald and NPR in covering a region whose rich culture, environmental wealth, vast agricultural output and massive oil reserves offer no shortage of important and fascinating stories to tell.
Dr. John Henning Schumann is a writer, internist, and medical educator at the University of Oklahoma School of Community Medicine in Tulsa. His medical practice consists of adult primary care, in addition to training residents and medical students. He serves as Associate Director of the Internal Medicine Residency Program at OU.
He previously worked to improve patients’ experiences at teaching hospitals in Boston and Chicago before moving to Tulsa in 2011. He writes the popular blog GlassHospital, which demystifies medicine and health care.
“Dr. John” lives in Tulsa with his wife and two children.
John's commentaries are feature of Public Radio Tulsa's daily arts and culture program StudioTulsa.