Breath-Taking Stories: A Discussion of Real-World Cases of NTM-LD

Program Overview

Nontuberculous mycobacterial lung disease (NTM-LD) is a challenging infection that is becoming increasingly prevalent and continues to be a growing concern. In this uniquely designed, interactive and reflective activity, a dynamic panel of clinical experts will discuss NTM-LD cases that have been crowdsourced from community clinicians, providing their insight on treatment strategies. Discussions between the 3 clinical experts will combine elements of evidence-based data and practical strategies to help you diagnose, treat, and monitor patients with NTM-LD.

Credit Expired

Target Audience

Pulmonology, infectious disease, geriatrics, and primary care clinicians managing patients with nontuberculous mycobacterial lung disease (NTM-LD).

Educational Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be better able to:

  • Diagnose nontuberculous mycobacterial lung disease (NTM-LD) utilizing available guidelines
  • Individualize treatment for NTM-LD using current guidelines
  • Apply evidence-based strategies for managing and monitoring NTM-LD therapy-associated adverse effects

Activity Faculty


Charles L. Daley, MD (Chair)

Chief, Division of Mycobacterial & Respiratory Infections
Professor, Medicine
National Jewish Health
Denver, CO


Doreen J. Addrizzo-Harris, MD

Professor, Medicine
Associate Director, Clinical and Academic Affairs
Director, NYU Bronchiectasis/NTM Program
NYU Grossman School of Medicine
New York, NY

Microsoft Word - Document1

Julie V. Philley, MD

Executive Vice President, Health Affairs
University of Texas Health Science Center
Tyler, TX


Stay up to date with the latest RMEI CE Activities and receive Exclusive Medical Education Resources