11 April 2016
Jamboree 2016 Speaker Spotlight: Julie Granka, PhD
Thursday, June 2, 2016 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
TH013 Understanding Your DNA Results through Population Genetics
Genetic genealogy and its tools are based in population genetics – the study of how the genetics of populations and groups of individuals have changed over time. We’ll delve deeper into various foundational principles of population genetics, and give examples of these principles as used in genetic genealogy research. Arm yourself with a firmer grasp of the underlying science and reasoning behind ethnicity estimation, DNA matching, DNA Circles, and other tools – allowing you to more effectively utilize them. Level: All.