We’re All Weird And That’s Normal

Joel Salinas

What if everything you’ve assumed about who is normal and not normal is actually not true? Harvard neurologist Joel Salinas makes an entertaining, astonishing, and profoundly moving case for how our differences — the things that can make us weird or “not normal” — are essential for human life and for helping us connect more deeply with one another.

Joel Salinas

Joel Salinas is a brain doctor at Harvard Medical School and the Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Neurology. Dr. Salinas was born with an extraordinary neurological trait that provides unique insights into his patients and enables him to experience life in a remarkable way. After incidentally discovering his atypical form of sensory perception, he pursued a deep curiosity to learn more about the brain and how we all experience the world.
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