9 am - noon
Cost and Registration Information
Early Registration Price (by February 10): $200
Regular Price (after February 10): $220
Designed to continue where Genetic Genealogy left off, this fast-paced, in-depth course will build on previously acquired skills. Topics include: the accuracy and depth of your tree, genetic networks, misattributed paternity, targeted testing, triangulation, chromosome mapping, and visual phasing. Each session includes in-class exercises to practice atDNA analysis and reasoning skills. This class requires completion of the Genetic Genealogy course taught by Karen Stanbary. Four sessions.
Karen Stanbary, Certified Genealogist¹, is a professional genealogist trained in advanced genealogical methodologies and the use of DNA analysis in complex genealogical problem-solving.
¹The words Certified Genealogist, and the designation CG, are a registered certification mark is a service mark of the Board for Certification of Genealogists, used under license by Board-certified genealogists after periodic competency evaluation.
- Blaine T. Bettinger and Debbie Parker Wayne, Genetic Genealogy in Practice (Arlington, Virginia: National Genealogical Society, 2016). ISBN: 978-1-935815-22-8
- The instructor will provide a DropBox link to all registrants that will include digital copies of shorter materials, including comprehensive syllabus and bibliography materials.
- Please read “Genealogical Applications for X-DNA,” pp. 101-112, an excerpt from Genetic Genealogy in Practice, for the first class.
- Blaine Bettinger, “Evaluating a Genetic Genealogy Proof Argument, Association of Professional Genealogists Quarterly (September 2015), 162–5. Article provided digitally via Dropbox link.