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Update on Coronavirus, COVID-19

Update on Coronavirus, COVID-19

Update: According to the Centers for Disease Control, “The Delta variant of COVID-19 is highly contagious, more than 2x as contagious as previous variants….The greatest risk of transmission is among unvaccinated people who are much more likely to get infected, and...
FSR-MNK Sarcoidosis Research Fellow Awarded for 2021-2023

FSR-MNK Sarcoidosis Research Fellow Awarded for 2021-2023

The Foundation for Sarcoidosis Research (FSR) is pleased to announce the Foundation for Sarcoidosis Research Fellowship Grant for 2021-2023 is being awarded to Dr. Paula Berreras from Johns Hopkins University Hospital for her project, “Discovering pathogens in...
FSR Welcomes Three New Members to its Board of Directors

FSR Welcomes Three New Members to its Board of Directors

The Foundation for Sarcoidosis Research (FSR), the leading international nonprofit organization dedicated to finding a cure for sarcoidosis and improving care for sarcoidosis patients, is pleased to announce the appointment of three new members to its Board of...
FSR’s Women of Color Committee

FSR’s Women of Color Committee

Foundation for Sarcoidosis Research is seeking applicants for our first Women of Color Committee. African Americans in the U.S. have been the group most affected by sarcoidosis with an estimated lifetime risk as high as 2% among the population. Additionally, African...
FSR Welcomes New Members to its Board of Directors

FSR Welcomes New Members to its Board of Directors

CHICAGO, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The Foundation for Sarcoidosis Research (FSR), the leading international nonprofit organization dedicated to finding a cure for sarcoidosis and improving care for sarcoidosis patients, is pleased to announce the appointment...
Advocacy Program Applications Now Open for 2021!

Advocacy Program Applications Now Open for 2021!

FSR is nothing without the efforts of our volunteers. While FSR has kept our Advocate applications open year-round and will continue to do so throughout 2021, if you’re looking to step up your involvement, or step into a new role, now is the time! FSR always welcomes...