Nontuberculous Mycobacteria (NTM): Critical Updates and Strategies to Address this Emerging Hospital Waterborne Pathogen
- Learn what NTM is, how it spreads, where it lives, and where it comes from.
- Examine evidence linking NTMs to HAIs and the high-risk areas in hospitals where NTM has major consequences.
- Prevention strategies to address NTM.
Speaker: Joseph O. Falkinham, III Ph.D, Professor of Microbiology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University