8 episodes

Medical Matters host John Henning Schumann, M.D., is an internal medicine physician and writer (http://glasshospital.com). He has contributed to Slate, The Atlantic, Marketplace and National Public Radio’s health blog, Shots.

Schumann serves as guest host for Studio Tulsa on health-related themes and is also host of Medical Matters on KWGS, a series about health care and the human condition

Schumann serves as President of The University of Oklahoma – Tulsa.

Medical Matters University of Oklahoma

    • Medicine

Medical Matters host John Henning Schumann, M.D., is an internal medicine physician and writer (http://glasshospital.com). He has contributed to Slate, The Atlantic, Marketplace and National Public Radio’s health blog, Shots.

Schumann serves as guest host for Studio Tulsa on health-related themes and is also host of Medical Matters on KWGS, a series about health care and the human condition

Schumann serves as President of The University of Oklahoma – Tulsa.

    Implementing Obamacare

    Implementing Obamacare

    Host John Schumann speaks with Sherry Glied, a health economist who served as Assistant Secretary for Health and Human Services from 2010-2012. Gary Schwitzer of HealthNewsReview.org reviews the week's health news, and we hear a reflection from Janet Pearson on the term "nanny state."

    This program originally aired on Public Radio 89.5 KWGS.

    • 52 min
    New Understandings of the Adolescent Brain

    New Understandings of the Adolescent Brain

    Host John Schumann speaks with Daniel Siegel, a UCLA psychiatrist and author of the best-selling new book "Brainstorm." Gary Schwitzer of HealthNewsReview.org reviews the week's health news, and we present an essay by Harvard Medical Student Shara Yurkiewicz entitled "Being Sorry."

    This program originally aired on Public Radio 89.5 KWGS.

    • 52 min
    Can Geriatrics Embrace High Tech?

    Can Geriatrics Embrace High Tech?

    Host John Schumann speaks with Leslie Kernisan, a geriatrician in San Francisco and author of the "GeriTech" blog. Gary Schwitzer of HealthNewsReview.org reviews the week's health news, and we hear an essay from Janet Pearson about the experience of enrolling her husband in Medicare.

    This program originally aired on Public Radio 89.5 KWGS.

    • 52 min
    Upstream Doctors

    Upstream Doctors

    Host John Schumann speaks with Rishi Manchanda, author of the TED Book "The Upstream Doctors," regarding new ideas in medical education and so-called 'social determinants of health.' Gary Schwitzer of HealthNewsReview.org reviews the week's health news, and essayist Margaret McCartney from Glasgow teaches us to be wary of 'over-screening' in medical care.

    This program originally aired on Public Radio 89.5 KWGS.

    • 52 min
    Paying Till It Hurts

    Paying Till It Hurts

    Host John Schumann speaks with Elisabeth Rosenthal of the New York Times, author of Paying Till It Hurts, a series on health care costs in the New York Times. Gary Schwitzer of HealthNewsReview.org reviews the week's health news, and Shara Yurkiewicz reads her viral essay Post Operative Check.

    This program originally aired on Public Radio 89.5 KWGS.

    • 52 min
    Nutrition as Health

    Nutrition as Health

    On this edition of Medical Matters, Dr. John La Puma, also known as “Chef MD”, shares how it is that what we eat has such a huge impact on our physical and emotional well-being. Chef MD short videos are seen on PBS and "REFUEL," a nutrition guide aimed specifically at men, is Dr. La Puma's latest book.

    Gary Schwitzer of HealthNewsReview.org reviews the week's health news, and Janet Pearson shares with us a meditation on worry.

    This program originally aired on Public Radio 89.5 KWGS.

    • 52 min

Top Podcasts In Medicine

Listeners Also Subscribed To

More by University of Oklahoma