Dr. John Freedman is an independent scholar and passionate world traveler who has explored over 100 countries on seven continents. He is a sought-after enrichment lecturer on cruise ships as well as an experienced expedition leader for numerous educational travel programs under the auspices of major universities, museums, and other prestigious organizations such as the National Geographic Society. John's highly acclaimed presentations combine serious scholarship with rich photojournalistic content and an engaging presentation style.
John is a graduate of Brown University and Yale Medical School, and when not exploring the far corners of the world he is a practicing physician in Santa Rosa, California, and President of Medical Exchange International, a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting health care practitioners in the developing world. John looks forward to deepening your understanding and enjoyment of Silversea's exotic and fascinating destinations.