The Society for Muscle Biology is dedicated to providing an inclusive, positive, safe and harassment-free conference experience for everyone, regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, physical appearance, race, ethnicity, religion (or lack thereof), political beliefs or other group identity. We expect all participants to follow the rules outlined in this Code of Conduct during all conference activities.
SMB expects that all participants of the Frontiers in Myogenesis Conference, will:
Unacceptable behavior from any participant will not be tolerated. Unacceptable behavior includes, but is not limited to:
REPORTING UNACCEPTABLE BEHAVIOR
If you are subjected to unacceptable behavior, notice that someone else is being subjected to unacceptable behavior, or have any other concerns, please notify SMB event staff as soon as possible in person or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. SMB event staff will be available to assist those experiencing unacceptable behavior to feel safe for the duration of the conference. All reports will remain completely confidential.
CONSEQUENCES OF UNACCEPTABLE BEHAVIOR
Unacceptable behavior will not be tolerated. Anyone asked to stop unacceptable behavior is expected to comply immediately. If a participant engages in unacceptable behavior, the SMB and Conference organizers may take any action they deem appropriate, including warning or expelling the offender from the conference without a refund.