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Code of Conduct

In registering for and/or participating in the Annual Conference on Vaccinology Research (ACVR), you agree to comply with the NFID Code of Conduct, to ensure a positive and productive experience for all.

Any participant violating the Code of Conduct will be removed from the virtual conference. NFID does not tolerate the following:

  • Spam (verbally or in chats), including saying or reposting the same word/content repeatedly in order to disrupt conversation
  • Harassment, bullying, and intimidation

Harassment and bullying are defined as:

  • Negative comments about race/ethnicity, gender and gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, religion, physical appearance, citizenship, or other protected categories
  • Intimidation or threats, including sharing images or text especially to threaten
  • Unwelcome sexual attention, including sharing images or text especially to sexually harass
  • Threatening or other endangerment of minors
  • Any activity meant to convey or cultivate hostility
  • Encouraging the above behavior