Christopher Skipwith, Ph.D.

American Society for Microbiology

Dr. Christopher Skipwith is an education specialist for the American Society for Microbiology, responsible for coordinating education and training resources for the Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS), including ABRCMS Online. Trained as a biophysicist and biology educator, Christopher earned a Bachelor’s in Materials Science & Engineering from Georgia Tech and a Ph.D. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics from The University of Pennsylvania, followed by teaching appointments at Northeastern University and Bentley University.

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Tips for Writing Your First Conference Abstract

  • July 17, 2019
Communicating your research is an important part of being a scientist. Submitting an abstract is your first step to getting a chance to communicate your science in front of a large audience. Remember to clearly state the hypothesis or statement of purpose and tie the results and conclusions back to the hypothesis or statement of purpose. Learn more tips in this article.