Pastor Chris’ Profile

Rev. Dr. Chris Abhulime, Pastor, King’s Tabernacle
A committed servant leader with burden to bring the good news of salvation to all people, building a Christ-centered relationships, and empowering people to fulfil their God-given rights.

Diploma in Theology (DTH), Salem Bible College, Nigeria (1993)
Licensed and ordained pastor

King’s Tabernacle (Pentecostal nondenominational church)
Providence Center: 396 Veazie Street, Providence
Johnston Center: 500 Greenville Ave., Johnston
Pastor- Senior minister, preach & teach, pray for the sick, administrative duties, serve communion, perform weddings, baptism, and other Christian religious rites.

Salem Gospel Mission Int’l -1993 to 2004
607 Potters Avenue, Providence
Associate Pastor/Director of AdministrationAssisted senior minster with pastoral duties, counselling, officiate weddings, serve communion, praying sick, administration

Ministry Philosophy

  • Converted in 1987 through a music minister, Romans 3:23, Acts 4:12.
  • Call to ministry in 1990, Hebrew 5:4
  • Entered ministry in 1993, Mathew 4:19

Philosophy of preaching and teaching
A Minister much preach and teach the undiluted word of God. (2 Timothy 4:2)

Founded Operation Timothy 2003 to present
A young adult empowerment program, spiritual, social, and career, 2 Timothy 2:2.

Volunteer Work
Volunteered at Providence Rescue Mission in Providence ministering to the needy and homeless, Distributed Turkeys at Thanksgiving to the needy in Greater Providence area. Mathew 25:35-40


Biotechnology: Research in a scientific environment, drug discovery, assay development, late stage drug safety monitoring, robotics.
Academia: Knowledge transfer, mentorship, leveraging industry experience.
Technology transfer: Purchased, validated integrated ELISA system for high throughput ELISA and efficiency gain


  • M.S. Clinical Laboratory Science, University of Rhode Island-2007
    Purpose: To gain knowledge of research technique and cutting edge technology application in Biotech industry
    Research Title: “The effect of shear or hydrodynamic force in a bioreactor on cell proliferation and quality of harvest”
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM), University of Ibadan, Nigeria (Nigeria’s Premier College)-1997
    Purpose: To be trained and licensed as veterinary doctor with interest in Epidemiology and research
    Research Title: Characterized Leptospiral serovars and specific Antibodies in Sera of Pigs using Microscopic Agglutination Test and Enzyme Linked Immunosorbent Assay

Sanofi-Genzyme, Framingham
Senior Research Scientist (immunology)/Lab Operation & Process Development Manager- 2007 to Present

  • Support research effort for immunogenicity assessment for patient on enzyme replacement therapy for Pompe, Fabry, Mucopolysaccharidosis (MPS1), Gaucher diseases, and other clinical trials.
  • Managing and mentoring five research scientists in support of late stage clinical trials and post-market studies.

AMGEN, Rhode Island
Quality Analytical Laboratory Associate-2005 to 2007
Performed routine and non-routine laboratory procedures, quality assurance, in support of manufacturing and release of Enbrel®.

  • Participated in successful FDA inspection.

Diagnostic Veterinary Medical Laboratories, Rhode Island
Laboratory Associate-2004 to 2005
Performed routine and non-routine diagnostic laboratory procedures

  • Pathology and immunology

International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE)