Join the ATS Wellness Challenge at the ATS 2022 International Conference in San Francisco, CA
May 13–17, 2022

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​Participate in some fun activities and friendly competition with your peers as you work your way up the Leaderboard and earn chances to win prizes.

Walk for a good cause!  For every participant who reaches 30,000 steps during the Challenge, Viatris makes a $100 donation to the ATS Research Program, up to a total maximum donation of $50,000. Remember - 100% of all donations go to the ATS Research Program and fund new research awards.

The ATS 2022 Wellness Challenges starts Saturday, May 14, at 12:01 a.m. PDT and ends on Tuesday, May 17 at 11:59 p.m. PDT.  

TO JOIN:                                   

1) Download the "ATS 2022 Wellness Challenge" app:

2) Set up your Challenge account:
  • Complete the in-app registration process​
    • Note: All Wellness Challenge participants must be registered for the ATS 2022 International Conference. Please have your ATS Badge# handy when registering in the Challenge app.​
  • Pair your step tracker
    • Anyone can track their steps using their smartphone* by pairing with Apple Health on iOS or Google Fit on Android (make sure the Apple Health or Google Fit app is activated on your phone before pairing)
    • Heka Well also tracks step data from Fitbit, Garmin, Apple Watch.
3) Start moving!
  • To sync your activity data to the app, select "Tap to sync steps" at the top of the Summary
  • Note that your steps will only count from the time you first pair your activity tracker
  • Please sync your step data at least one time per 24 hour period and before the Challenge end time to make sure all your steps count!

Have a question? Check out the FAQ


Earn bonus steps to help you you achieve your step goal. Once the Challenge has started, press the 'Bonus Activities' selector** in the Challenge app:​

Scan-In: Scan the QR code found at the following locations on May 15-17:

  • Viatris Booth: Check in at Viatris, booth 615, and scan the QR for a daily 2,500-step bonus (up to 7,500 steps!).
  • Fun Zone: ​Scan-in at the Fun Zone, booth 214, for a daily 1,500-step bonus (up to 4,500 steps!).
Note: Scanning a step booster is equivalent to having your badge scanned for lead retrieval.
Meditation: Take a break to focus on you. Listen to an 8-minute guided meditation in the Challenge app: Body Scan by Lee Papa is available during the Challenge period May 13-17, for a daily 500-step bonus (up to 2,500 steps total!).
Why Yupelri?: Visit the Yupelri website from the Challenge app and earn a one-time bonus of 1,000 steps.​​
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Steps may be accumulated both by walking and by engaging in Bonus Activities (see above).


Top Steppers: The top 3 participants on the Leaderboard at the end of the Challenge each wins a Theragun PRO.

Top 3 Winners:



Paul Pik


30,000 Steps Goal: All participants reaching 30,000 steps (excluding the top 3 steppers) are entered into a drawing to win a LARQ Bottle PureVis™. 15 random winners.

30K+ Drawing Winners:

S Gupta


Mike Blash

Gennyne W











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Prizes will be awarded to the winners on Wednesday, May 18 at 10:00 a.m. PT at the ATS Wellness Challenge booth located in South Lobby. Winners must be present to pick up the prizes as prizes will not be shipped.


The Leaderboard below (also available in the app) is refreshed approximately every 10 minutes once the Challenge has started. Also track the progress towards reaching the $50,000 fundraising goal.

For more information, consult the Challenge FAQ.

If you have any questions, contact the support team here or email

*  Supported operating systems


** Bonus Activities:

  1. On the Challenge app's main dashboard, tap the Bonus Activities selector.

  2. Press Scan-In, Meditation, or Why Yupelri? and follow the app instructions to receive your bonus steps.