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DNA Zoom Talks with Debbie Kennett

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Wednesday 27th October 2021

Debbie Kennett will be talking about how to understand and use DNA testing for family history research. Debbie is an internationally recognised expert on genetic genealogy. She is an honorary research expert in the Department of Genetics, Evolution and Environment at University College London (UCL) and has an interest in surnames, consumer genetics and forensic genetics. She has written and lectured extensively on the subject.

Debbie’s Zoom talks are as follows:-

An Introduction to Y-DNA and mtDNA Testing
Tuesday 2nd November 10am

Working with your Autosomal DNA Results 
Thursday 4th November 10am

Reviews of Debbie's talks
Wonderful Autosomal DNA workshop at @ihgs  this afternoon. @DebbieKennett
has the knack of presenting a complex subject with great clarity. 

I loved them.  I received my mother's test results two days ago and, using your guidance, I was able to verify a "putative father" by the end of the day. Thank you again!.

Excellent DNA tutorial from @DebbieKennett this morning @IHGS A clear, concise introduction to complex subject with excellent case studies.  #education #DNA #AncestryDNA


The cost of each Tutorial is £10. 

Bookings can be made through our online shop. To book

Our online tutorials provide guidance on a broad range of topics. They are open to everyone and a full list of upcoming talks are available on our website.

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