Monday, July 29, 2024, from 6-7 a.m. U.S. CDT
Lakeside Center, near McCormick Place Convention Center

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Get ready to lace up your running shoes and join us for the UNI5K, a celebration of the power of laboratory medicine! On Monday, July 29, join your colleagues bright and early (6-7 a.m. CDT) near the McCormick Place Convention Center for a memorable walk/run.

Hosted in partnership with the UNIVANTS of Healthcare Excellence Program, this event is not to be missed! All UNI5K participants will receive a commemorative UNI5K T-shirt, participant ribbon, and chip time. Don't miss out on this opportunity to showcase your dedication to healthcare excellence. Lace up, run, and make a difference!

The UNIVANTS of Healthcare Excellence Program is a prestigious global award program created by Abbott in partnership with leading healthcare organizations across the globe with a common vision to inspire and celebrate healthcare excellence.


The UNI5k online registration opens on April 10th. You can find the registration link here once it becomes available.

Race Fee: $35

We recommend signing up as soon as possible, as only a limited number of people can participate in the event.


No refunds will be granted.


All race registrants will get a packet with a UNI5K T-shirt, bib, and ribbon.

You can pick up your packet on:

  • Sunday, July 28 from 1 – 5 p.m. in McCormick Place Chicago, Grand Concourse Lobby.
  • Monday, July 29 (the morning of the UNI5K event) starting at 5:30 a.m. at the start line near the convention center.

Don’t miss out!

We hope you join us, ADLM, and your colleagues in this valuable walk/run as a celebration of health, healthcare excellence, and the future of laboratory medicine.

We recommend signing up as soon as registration opens, as only a limited number of people can participate in the event.

Additionally, UNI5K T-shirts are recommended for the walk/run to demonstrate unity and teamwork across our profession.

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