Gail Saltz, MD Title: Psychiatrist; author Education: University of Virginia School of Medicine Expertise: Sex, health, relationships Clinical associate professor of psychiatry Author, The Power of Different: The Link Between Disorder and GeniusPodcast Host, How Can I Help? Experience Gail Saltz, MD is a clinical associate professor of psychiatry at the New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill-Cornell Medical College and a psychoanalyst with the New York Psychoanalytic Institute. She specializes in sex, health, and relationships. Dr. Saltz is a frequent media contributor and has been featured in publications like The Cut, Scary Mommy, Everyday Health, Well + Good, Parade, and many more.Dr. Saltz is the author of the books Anatomy of a Secret Life: The Psychology of Living a Lie and The Power of Different: The Link Between Disorder and Genius, among others. She also hosts the podcast How Can I Help? Education Dr. Saltz received a bachelor's degree in biology and psychology from Lehigh University. She went on to earn a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Virginia School of Medicine. She served her internship and residency in internal medicine and psychiatry at Cornell-Weill School of Medicine and New York Presbyterian Hospital. About Health Health, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is an award-winning online resource for empathetic, trustworthy, and actionable health and wellness information so you can make the best choice for your health. We reach more than 9 million readers a month. We ensure the accuracy of our content by relying on seasoned health journalists, credentialed medical professionals and thorough fact checkers. Learn more about us and our editorial process.