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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...
Sarcoidosis Feature on NBC Chicago

Sarcoidosis Feature on NBC Chicago

FSR was excited to partner with NBC Chicago to shine a spotlight on sarcoidosis this month. As you all know, April is Sarcoidosis Awareness Month. Check out the video linked below to see a segment featuring sarc warrior Kristin and Dr. Daniel Culver of the Cleveland...
Participate in the #SarcoidStories Challenge!

Participate in the #SarcoidStories Challenge!

This April, we’re doing everything we can to ensure that the world know about sarcoidosis. Our theme for this year’s campaign is #SarcoidStories, in an effort to raise awareness with the general public about the ups and downs in the daily lives of sarcoidosis...
April is Sarcoidosis Awareness Month!

April is Sarcoidosis Awareness Month!

American Lung Association, CHEST Foundation and Foundation for Sarcoidosis Research are joining forces to raise awareness of sarcoidosis! Our new campaign homepage offers patients tools and resources they need to learn more about the disease and spread the word to...