Neuroscience / Unique Secret

Steffie Tomson

“I would hate to not be a synesthete anymore.”


Steffie Tomson researches synesthesia, a blending of the senses.


Steffie is also the only synesthesia researcher that she knows of who is also a synesthete. The color of the letter “A” is always red to her because of course it is.

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About Steffie Tomson

Steffie Tomson is doing research and working toward her Ph.D. in Neuroscience at Baylor College of Medicine. She specifically studies synesthesia, a perceptual condition that manifests as a blending of the senses. Steffie brings a special perspective to her research, since she herself is a synesthete.