Cellmates on the Run

WE RUN TO ADVANCE DIABETES RESEARCH: As individuals we have a presence, but together as a team we are a force. 

Join our team at one of our 2018 events! Select an event from the menu above to reserve your spot on our team and guarantee your event entry.


Cellmates on the Run is a running team that brings individuals together to achieve a common goal: Running islet "cell" mate!cure diabetes. When you join the official running team of the Chicago Diabetes Project you’ll be raising money to advance diabetes research and a functional cure through islet cell transplants.  Together, every mile brings us closer to a functional cure for diabetes.  To date we have raised over $1 million to fund life-changing diabetes research.  Will you choose to challenge yourself and help outrun diabetes? Please join us. With your help, we’ll be 26.2 miles closer to a cure.

Running islet "cell" mate!Did you know? 

*Your donation goes directly to fund research.
*Nearly 30 million children and adults in the United States have diabetes.
*Check out our latest research here.

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Phone: (312) 547-1105
Email: chicagodiabetesproject@gmail.com

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Interview with Dr. Oberholzer

by Chicago Diabetes Project

In memory of Jim Farmer

by Chicago Diabetes Project

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by Chicago Diabetes Project

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by Chicago Diabetes Project