Online Seminar: The Future of Lyme, TBDs and Global Health Challenges in the 21st Century

This online seminar took place on Thursday 17 March 2022. Dr. Richard Horowitz shared his extensive knowledge on Lyme disease and tick-borne diseases. Watch the recording below. You can also download the slides.

Dr. Richard Horowitz is a board-certified internist and medical director of the Hudson Valley Healing Arts Center, an integrative medical center specializing in the treatment of Lyme and other tick-borne diseases. He has treated over 13,000 Lyme and TBD patients in the last 30 years and is one of the founding members and past president elect of ILADS. Dr Horowitz has published multiple peer-reviewed articles on effective diagnostic and treatment options for Lyme and co-infections and served as a member of the HHS Tick-borne Disease Working Group in 2017-2018. He was also co-chair of the HHS Tick-borne Co-infection subcommittee which gave recommendations to Congress on the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of tick-borne illness, and he was recently elected to the NYS Department of Health Tick-borne Disease Working Group. For dedicating his life to helping those stricken with this devastating illness, he has been awarded the Humanitarian of the Year award by the Turn the Corner Foundation and awards from Project Lyme.

Dr H also published the first peer reviewed article in the world literature on the role of glutathione deficiency in COVID-19, which has now been cited over 150 times, and is a is the author of two best-selling books on Lyme disease, Why Can’t I Get Better? and How Can I Get Better? He is now releasing his first science fiction/climate change novel, Starseed R/evolution, The Awakening, on March 1st, which contains innovative scientific solutions for our climate crisis.