Category: News

FSR Hosts Clinical Studies Network Meeting in Chicago

FSR Hosts Clinical Studies Network Meeting in Chicago

The members of the FSR Clinical Studies Network met on June 29th in Chicago, Illinois to determine and plan the next CSN Core Study as well as identify opportunities for additional Elective Studies via industry. Members traveled from all across the US, as well as...
Penn Medicine’s Sarcoidosis App Now on Android!

Penn Medicine’s Sarcoidosis App Now on Android!

We received a great deal of feedback asking when the app would be available on android devices. It has always been our goal to have the app available to everyone to give equal access to these sarcoidosis resources, as well as to help sarcoidosis researchers obtain the...
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,...