Population Genetics

Population Genetics

by Georgina Cornwall, PhD

Get essential insights to high-yield population genetics! Your allocated expert, dedicated to preparing you for this Step 1 exam topic, is Dr. Georgina Cornwall, who has been teaching a broad array of Biology courses at various U.S. universities.

Learn about the following relevant concepts:

  • Allelic Frequencies
  • Hardy-Weinberg Principle and Assumptions
  • Phenylketonuria (PKU)
  • Cancer Genetics
  • Genetic Counseling
  • Prenatal Screening and Diagnosis

Use high-yield topic reviews, quizzes, clinical pearls and mnemonics to close knowledge gaps. Our goal is to support you and help you fully understand a topic instead of memorizing facts. We will help you develop the knowledge and skills to solve clinical vignettes on the USMLE Step 1 in your sleep!

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Course Details

  • Videos 14
  • Duration 1:22 h
  • Quiz questions 44
  • Concept Pages 3


Your Educators of course Population Genetics

 Georgina Cornwall, PhD

Georgina Cornwall, PhD

Dr. Georgina Cornwall is a Biology Instructor and currently works as an Instructional Designer in the private sector, developing interactive online training materials.
She obtained her PhD in Environmental, Population, and Organismic Biology at the University of Colorado, USA, in 2000, and has since taught a broad array of biology courses at various US universities.
She is an active promoter of hybrid/online teaching formats and interactive courses, and has received several awards for her engaging and innovative course design; e.g., she was named Adjunct Faculty of the Year at Colorado Mountain College in Aspen twice.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Cornwall teaches courses on Biology & Genetics.

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Clear and concise
By Joice L. on 13. September 2020 for Population Genetics

Clear and concise. well-explained, clear diagrams, builds on my existing knowledge

By Daysi B. on 04. February 2020 for Population Genetics

Good course but we need more practice on the problems

Really enjoyed it
By shukrullah s. on 13. September 2019 for Population Genetics

Not too many details. Right to the point and easy to understand!

biochemistry and genetics
By Arturo V. on 01. June 2019 for Population Genetics

I really like the lessons and I think they are really useful