Category: News

New FSR Fellowship Awardee

New FSR Fellowship Awardee

FSR launched its Clinical and Research Fellowship Program in Fall 2017. We’ve invested over $1 million into this program, which aims to increase the number of specialized doctors and researchers in the sarcoidosis space. This investment in early career...
Our Commitment to Our Community

Our Commitment to Our Community

FSR has spent 20 years serving sarcoidosis patients and their families, as well as the healthcare providers and researchers who dedicate their careers to fighting sarcoidosis. In response to the inequitable treatment of Black individuals in America, we want to...
2020 Education Summits Transition to Virtual Format

2020 Education Summits Transition to Virtual Format

FSR has made the decision to transition our in-person Patient Education Summits to be Virtual Summits. This decision was made due to the ongoing challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic in order to be proactive about the health and comfort of our community. While we are...
Meet FSR’s Founders the Wilsons!

Meet FSR’s Founders the Wilsons!

As part of FSR’s 20th Anniversary, we’re profiling some of the people who make everything we do at FSR possible, including our co-founders, Board of Directors, and staff. First up, meet our co-founders, the Wilsons! Andrea Wilson is a sarcoidosis warrior...
Initial Results of Sarcoidosis and COVID-19 Impact Survey

Initial Results of Sarcoidosis and COVID-19 Impact Survey

COVID-19 has changed our world. As of April 27, 2020, the Johns Hopkins University Coronavirus Resource Center reported over 3 million individuals worldwide have been infected with COVID-19, including 979,077 in the United States. There are about 200,000 individuals...
100 Miles on GivingTuesdayNow

100 Miles on GivingTuesdayNow

#GivingTuesdayNow: How One Supporter is Honoring the Sarc Warrior in His Life On May 5, 2020, non-profit organizations and charitable foundations worldwide will come together for #GivingTuesdayNow. #GivingTuesdayNow is an opportunity for people to unite and...
FSR Seeks Organization’s First Ever Chief Executive Officer

FSR Seeks Organization’s First Ever Chief Executive Officer

FSR is now looking to hire the first Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to advance the mission to fund sarcoidosis research and improve the lives of patients worldwide. The CEO will be responsible for overseeing the execution of FSR’s strategic plan, administration,...
Update on Coronavirus, COVID-19

Update on Coronavirus, COVID-19

This page is being monitored and updated regularly. Please check back for additional updates. As information on the novel coronavirus disease, COVID-19, dominates our daily lives, individuals with sarcoidosis and their loved ones are bound to have questions about the...
Memorial Monday: A Day to Honor Those Gone Too Soon

Memorial Monday: A Day to Honor Those Gone Too Soon

On Monday, April 27,2020, the sarcoidosis community will be honoring the lives of the sarcoidosis warriors that were lost too soon. Memorial Monday is a day that reminds our community why it is important that the fight to stop sarcoidosis must prevail. To pay tribute...