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Team KISS photos!

Team KISS photos!

We’re excited to share some of the photos from our official Team KISS 5K in Atlanta, GA this year! Thanks to all the super runners and walkers who came out to join...
Team KISS’s April Success!

Team KISS’s April Success!

Team KISS was in full swing this April! Big thanks to all of our Team KISS superheroes who kicked in for Sarcoidosis Awareness Month! Our annual walk event was based in Atlanta, GA, but we were joined by a record-breaking number of walkers in person as well as...
2018 Proclamation Successes!

2018 Proclamation Successes!

This year with the help of awesome sarcoidosis warriors all across the US, we were able to obtain at least 28 state level proclamations designating April as Sarcoidosis Awareness Month, as well as at least 12 local proclamations as well! Learn more about proclamations...
Skin Sarcoidosis FAQs

Skin Sarcoidosis FAQs

Dermatologist and sarcoidosis specialist Misha Rosenbach, MD from University of Pennsylvania joined us as a presenter at our Chicago Patient Education Conference this April, but was unable to stay for the Q&A session. He kindly offered to answer the dermatological...
April might be over, but our fight isn’t. Join us!

April might be over, but our fight isn’t. Join us!

April might be over, but the fight against sarcoidosis isn’t! While April is Sarcoidosis Awareness Month, here at the Foundation for Sarcoidosis Research we have education, advocacy and research efforts going all year long! We invite you to join us in the fight-...
Memorial Monday: A Day for Remembering

Memorial Monday: A Day for Remembering

Each year during Sarcoidosis Awareness Month, we take the time to remember the lives lost too soon to this terrible disease. On this Memorial Monday, we mourn the loss of the fallen snowflakes and remind ourselves why it’s so important to get involved in the...
Zach Kerr is Raising Awareness this April!

Zach Kerr is Raising Awareness this April!

Sarcoidosis advocate Zach Kerr has been making TV appearances this week on to raise awareness about sarcoidosis in honor of his mother, Tinya Kerr, who has been battling the disease. See his interviews and related media coverage below! CBS Denver Interview: Denver...
It’s National Volunteer Week – THANK YOU!

It’s National Volunteer Week – THANK YOU!

It’s National Volunteer Week! We want to take a moment to thank all of the awesome sarc warriors and their loved ones who have joined the fight against sarcoidosis. Whether you’re participating in a Team KISS walk, helping us Paint the Map Purple,...
Sarcoidosis PSA on NBC Across the Nation!

Sarcoidosis PSA on NBC Across the Nation!

A sarcoidosis PSA is now playing on NBC in nine major cities across the US. Check it out below and see if it’s playing in your city! Help us by spreading the word and raising awareness about this potentially devastating disease. The PSA is now playing in New...
Announcing AASOG Travel Awards

Announcing AASOG Travel Awards

FSR is consistently working to ensure that researchers and physicians have plentiful opportunity to get involved in the world of sarcoidosis research. One such way is our recent $1M investment in our new Clinical and Research Fellowship Program. We also recently give...