Writing a Compelling Abstract Series

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Live and On-Demand Series Presented by ABRCMS Online. Funded by National Institute of General Medical Sciences. Managed by American Society for Microbiology. Registration is free.

This two-part series helps abstract submitters understand how ABRCMS reviewers will review your abstract and the elements of successful abstract submissions. All abstract submitters are strongly encouraged to attend one of these sessions. If you cannot attend the live webinars, recordings will be available. Audience: Students (all levels).

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June 18 and 19, 2020 - "Writing a Compelling Abstract" 


June 18 and 19, 2020 | 6–7 p.m. ET
"Writing a Compelling Abstract"
Review ways to formulate your abstract to be as compelling as possible. Topics include the essential elements of an abstract, good examples of abstracts, presentation of data in abstracts, and crafting a coherent narrative.

Webinar participants will:

  • Review the essential elements of an abstract
  • Identify good examples of abstracts
  • Discuss presentation of data in abstracts
  • Explore ways to craft a coherent narrative in an abstract

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July 31 and August 5, 2020 - "Communicate Your Science: Preparing the ABRCMS Abstract" 


July 31 and August 5, 2020 | 6–7 p.m. ET
"Communicate Your Science: Preparing the ABRCMS Abstract"
For trainees submitting abstracts to ABRCMS, this session will review criteria that reviewers use to rate abstracts for ABRCMS, describe the elements of successful abstract submissions, and discuss examples from previous ABRCMS awardees.

This webinar series is a follow-up to the June "Writing a Compelling Abstract" webinars. These sessions will provide feedback from reviewers of abstracts from the following fields, as well as information about example abstracts from the fields in these disciplines:

  • Biomedical Sciences and Social and Behavioral Sciences/Public Health
  • Chemical Sciences and Engineering/Physics/Mathematics

Webinar participants will:

  • Review criteria that reviewers use to rate abstracts for ABRCMS
  • Describe the elements of successful abstract submissions
  • Explore tips on writing a great abstract
  • Discuss examples from previous ABRCMS awardees

SIGN UP

These webinars are hosted on ASM Events Online. ASM has implemented Single Sign On (SSO) for accessing ASM Events Online. If you have an ASM Events Online account, please login when redirected. If you do not have an ASM Events Online account, you will be prompted to create one. Use the link to the live event below to sign up. Please also complete the pre-event survey. You must complete the pre-event survey to access the live webinar or recording.

Register at ASM Events Online


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