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Information for Patients

Sarcoidosis Week

Lung Information for Patients

Patient Registry

As a person living with sarcoidosis, or connected to a loved one with sarcoidosis, you know better than anyone that more research is urgently needed to improve treatment options and find a cure. By registering in this HIPPA-complaint, online patient registry, you provide the information needed by scientists to better understand sarcoidosis, treatment options, diagnostic capabilities, and more. Data is coded, unidentifiable, and secure. 

Treatment Protocol – Learn about your treatment options with this printable, web-based tool or mobile app, developed by leading world experts in sarcoidosis.

Physicians Directory – Find a physician who is familiar with sarcoidosis and your treatment options.

Support Groups – Join our online support community to connect with over 25,000 sarcoidosis patients worldwide or search for a local support group.

Patient Conferences and Events – See calendar above for events taking place throughout the month of April. The Foundation for Sarcoidosis Research hosts six patient conferences annually, as well as webinars and signature events such as the K.I.S.S. (Kick In to Stop Sarcoidosis) 5K Walk/RunLearn more and register today!

ATS Patient Information Series

The ATS Patient Information Series is a public service of the American Thoracic Society and its journal the AJRCCM ( The information appearing in this series is for educational purposes only and should not be used as a substitute for the medical advice of one's personal health care provider.

ATS Breathing in America Book

The Breathing in America: Diseases, Progress, and Hope compilationbriefly describes respiratory diseases and the progress that is being made in the quest to find their cures. Click here for chapter on Sarcoidosis