Category: News

Spreading Self-Love for Valentine’s Day!

Spreading Self-Love for Valentine’s Day!

This Valentine’s day, we want to help spread the message of love! While most of Valentine’s Day focuses on romantic love, we wanted to celebrate love for everyone: love for family, love for friends, and especially love for yourself. When you’re...
FSR Ambassadors Advocate for Sarcoidosis Awareness Month

FSR Ambassadors Advocate for Sarcoidosis Awareness Month

Several of FSR’s Patient Ambassadors have been making waves to raise awareness of sarcoidosis with their local legislators. While many ambassadors and other volunteers work towards obtaining state proclamations recognizing April as Sarcoidosis Awareness Month in...
FSR Executive Director Presenting at SCOPE

FSR Executive Director Presenting at SCOPE

Tuesday, on February 13 in Orlando, Florida, FSR’s Executive Director Ginger Spitzer will be presenting again at the Summit for Clinical Ops Executives (SCOPE) with one of FSR’s industry partners.  Focusing on non-interventional studies are an integral part of...
Faces of Sarcoidosis Billboard in Times Square!

Faces of Sarcoidosis Billboard in Times Square!

This year, as part of our #SarcoidStories campaign during Sarcoidosis Awareness Month, FSR will have a billboard in Times Square. The billboard in the heart of New York City will be up from March-May 2018 and will bring more awareness about sarcoidosis to the general...
FSR Awards $1,000,000 to Advance Training of 4 Sarcoidosis Fellows

FSR Awards $1,000,000 to Advance Training of 4 Sarcoidosis Fellows

FSR launched its Clinical and Research Fellowship Program in Fall 2017. With a total of $1,000,000 awarded this year for four fellowships, this is a first of its kind within the sarcoidosis space. These four awards, providing two-year, $250,000 each in funding, are...
Apply to be an FSR Ambassador TODAY!

Apply to be an FSR Ambassador TODAY!

We’re still accepting applications for 2018 FSR Patient Ambassadors! Our goal is to have an Ambassador in every state this year and we are still looking for candidates for the states listed below! Training will be held in Washington, DC on February 25-26. Email...
Take Care of Yourself in 2018: Join a Support Group!

Take Care of Yourself in 2018: Join a Support Group!

It’s a new year and if you don’t already, it’s time to start prioritizing your self-care. If you’ve been considering reaching out to other sarc warriors or loved ones for support, there’s no better time than now. In-person support group...
A Year in Review: FSR’s Research Initiatives

A Year in Review: FSR’s Research Initiatives

This year, FSR made some huge progress on our research agenda. This coming year promises to build on that progress, with new developments on several major projects that will lead to better understanding of the disease and therapies, more interest on the part of young...
Your Holiday Shopping Could Help FSR!

Your Holiday Shopping Could Help FSR!

It’s that time of year again- no matter what holidays you celebrate, it’s the season for giving and everyone’s stocking up on gifts for friends, family, and themselves too. If you’re shopping for any of these gifts online, did you know that you...