Nontuberculous Mycobacteria Patient Education Program
The NTM Patient Education Program was started in 2015 to give those living with these conditions the unique opportunity to interact directly with our physicians, ask questions, and learn about the latest advances in the diagnosis and treatment of NTM infections.
Our next virtual NTM Patient Education program will be held on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 from 3:00-6:00PM. For more information and to register, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
2020 Bronchiectasis and NTM Patient Education Program
During this program, our experts discussed new NTM therapies and treatment guidelines and ongoing clinical trials. Presentations included the following:
2019 Bronchiectasis and NTM Patient Education Program
Our bronchiectasis and NTM experts came together to discuss the latest breakthroughs in diagnosis and treatment of NTM infections and related disorders, and summarize current research. Presentations included the following:
Environmental Sources for NTM Infection: Where Is It?, presented by Dr. Kamelhar
Nonpharmacologic Therapies and Airway Clearance Techniques in Bronchiectasis, presented by Dr. Basavaraj
M. Abscessus: Update on Management, presented by Dr. Addrizzo-Harris
2017 NTM Patient Education Program
NYU Langone experts discussed the latest advances in diagnosis, treatment, and research on NTM infections and related disorders at the 2017 NTM Patient Education Program. Presentations includedthe following:
Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Infection Epidemiology and Evaluation, presented by Dr. Kamelhar
Nontuberculous Mycobacterium: Management, presented by Dr. Addrizzo-Harris
The Association of Reflux and Aspiration with NTM, presented by Dr. Khan