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Sara Botto

Cognition Researcher

 Sara’s research investigates when and how humans develop a concern for reputation. Her recent publication on toddler’s sensitivity to others’ evaluations has been featured in various outlets, including ABC News, the Huffington Post, and other major international newspapers.

Sara is the author of which provides parents with credible, science-based child developmental research presented in an easy-to-understand and engaging way. She is a doctoral candidate in the Cognition and Development program at Emory University. Sara received a Bachelor in Science from University of Georgia and her master’s degree in experimental psychology from Emory.