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"Making Sense of DNA - For the Genealogist" Presented by Dr. Barry Sieger

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"Making Sense of DNA For the Genealogist" Presented By Dr. Barry Sieger

The Jewish Genealogical Society of Greater Orlando welcomes JGSGO member and webmaster Barry Sieger, at the Jewish Community Center of Greater in Maitland, Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at 7 p.m.

Barry Sieger is a retired physician whose specialty was infectious diseases. In retirement, his specialty is Jewish genealogy. During his research, he met his cousin, the late world-famous actor Leonard Nimoy, and has found much of his fascinating family history. Barry's expert genealogy presentations are very interesting and helpful to people researching their families.

Dr. Barry Sieger is an infectious disease specialist who retired from practice in 2013. He has been actively involved in genealogical research for about 20 years with a special interest for the past 2 years in the use of DNA studies to enhance one’s research. Dr. Sieger received degrees from Harvard College and Boston University School of Medicine. His clinical training took place at the University of California in Irvine, State University of New York Downstate, and the University of Florida. He worked at Orlando Health for 38 years, serving at various times as Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program, Chairman of the Internal Medicine Department, Chief of Infectious disease, Associate Director Infectious Disease Fellowship Program, and Chairman of Infection Control. He has published a number of articles and has received numerous awards, including Best Attending Physician, Department of Medicine. He is board certified in internal medicine and infectious disease.

Dr. Seiger has attended the International Society of Jewish Genealogical Societies Conferences in Washington D.C., Jerusalem and recently in Orlando over the past 6 years.



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