DNA testing and family history – Online Talk
How DNA testing can advance your genealogical research
DNA testing is now all the rage but what can you really learn from a DNA test? This talk by international DNA expert, Debbie Kennett, provides an introduction to the use of DNA testing as a tool for family history research, for those interested in DNA and how testing works, but, who haven’t necessarily tested yet.
Places are limited, and so pre-booking is required. Full joining instructions will be sent to all attendees in advance. Bookings close one day before the event.
To join this talk, you will need a computer device with speakers and a microphone. Ideally, also a webcam. You also need to be able to access the internet from it. First-time users of Zoom, will be asked to download a small piece of software. This will be sent to you in advance. Technical help will be given to those who need further assistance, please contact
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Debbie is an internationally recognised expert on genetic genealogy. She is the author of two books: “DNA and Social Networking” and “The Surnames Handbook”. She is an Honorary Research Associate in the Department of Genetics, Evolution and Environment at University College London. She has written widely about DNA testing both for the family history press and in academic journals, and is often cited in the media.