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Nontuberculous Mycobacteria Patient Education Program

People who have been diagnosed with nontuberculous mycobacterial (NTM) infections are invited to attend an education program hosted by the Bronchiectasis and Cystic Fibrosis Program at NYU Langone.

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.

2018 NTM Patient Education Program

Join NYU Langone experts to explore the latest breakthroughs in the diagnosis and treatment of NTM infections and related disorders, as well as current research.

Date: Wednesday, October 31, 2018
Time: 3:00-6:00PM
Location: 550 First Avenue, Farkas Auditorium
Registration: To register, please email Marla Hymes at

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 included:

Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Infection Epidemiology and Evaluation, presented by David Kamelhar, MD
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Nontuberculous Mycobacterium: Management, presented by Doreen Addrizzo-Harris, MD
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The Association of Reflux and Aspiration with NTM, presented by Abraham Khan, MD
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Dysphagia in NTM, presented by Matina Balou, PhD
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View more presentations from previous NTM Patient Education Programs and video from our 2017 Nontuberculous Mycobacteria Continuing Medical Education event.

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