26th Annual Scientific Assembly

Wellness 5K Fun Run and Walk

Where: Meet in hotel lobby for shuttle to Hance Park
When: Tuesday, April 21, 2020 | 5:30am - 7:30am
Event capacity: 80 participants*

The AAEM Physician Wellness and Burnout Prevention Committee is excited to bring back AAEM's 5K Fun Run and Walk! It is the Wellness Committee's mission to make the AAEM Scientific Assembly a motivational retreat where members leave feeling a renewed passion for emergency medicine. The AAEM20 Fun Run is part of the committee's initiative to bring physical wellness practices to the annual conference. 

*You must be registered to attend AAEM20 in order to register for the fun run. You will be required to fill out a liability waiver during registration in order to participate in this event.


Register for the Fun Run and Walk

You can register for the Fun Run and Walk with your AAEM20 registration. If you have already registered for AAEM20 and would like to add the Fun Run and Walk to your registration, please email info@aaem.org.

Participation fee: $35 (includes shuttle to/from park, t-shirt, and water/snack after the run)


Helpful Tips to Get On Your Mark for the Fun Run and Walk:

  1. Register for the 5K when you register for Scientific Assembly – Registration for the 5K is $35, which includes a t-shirt in sizes S-XL (email info@aaem.org if you need an extended size). Pick-up your shirt on Monday at Opening Reception.
  2. Bib me – Look for your bib in your registration packet that can be picked up at the AAEM20 registration desk BEFORE race day.
  3. Have a competitive streak? Only the top five participants will be manually scored for this event. There will be a clock at the finish line for all participants to mark their own finish time.
  4. Why should I participate? For fun in the sun! – Grab your SPF and be well with us! We can’t wait to bring in the day with you, renewing our passion for EM through physical wellness practices.


Day of the Run/Walk

Check in for the 5K Run and Walk will begin at 5:45am, Tuesday, April 21st.


Wellness Fun Run and Walk Route

Click here to view the route.