07/03/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

'Islands Of Genius': World-Renowned Savant Expert Publishes New Book

Fond du Lac's world-renowned savant expert launched his new book "Islands of Genius" last week with a presentation and book signing at Marian University.

Psychiatrist Dr. Darold Treffert told the professionals and students gathered at the Stayer Center that "until we can understand the savant mind, we can't understand ourselves."

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