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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.

2019 Bronchiectasis & 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:

NYU Langone NTM Program Research, presented by Leopoldo N. Segal, MD
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Environmental Sources for NTM Infection: Where Is It?, presented by David L. Kamelhar, MD
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Nonpharmacologic Therapies and Airway Clearance Techniques in Bronchiectasis, presented by Ashwin Basavaraj, MD
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M. Abscessus: Update on Management, presented by Doreen J. Addrizzo-Harris, MD
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View more presentations from our 2019 NTM Continuing Medical Education event.

2018 NTM Patient Education Program

During this program, NYU Langone experts discussed the latest advances in diagnosis, treatment, and research on NTM infections and related disorders. View the presentations.

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 Dr. Kamelhar
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Nontuberculous Mycobacterium: Management, presented by Dr. Addrizzo-Harris
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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 Stamatela 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.

For more information on upcoming events, email marla.hymes@nyulangone.org.