87th Annual Meeting of the ATA

Join over 1,200 THYROID clinicians, investigators and healthcare professionals from around the world to hear the latest clinical and basic science research on thyroid disease at the 87th Annual Meeting of the American Thyroid Association (ATA) on October 18-22, 2017. The ATA Program Committee led by Angela Leung and Mingzhao Xing will develop a program consistent with the excellence for which the ATA is known. The ATA meeting is designed for the community of endocrinologists, internists, surgeons, basic scientists, nuclear medicine scientists, pathologists, trainees, nurses, physician assistants and other health care professionals who wish to broaden and update their knowledge of the thyroid gland and its disorders. A customized educational track will be available to trainees to enhance their meeting experience.


Hailed as the internationally renowned “City of Gardens,” we will meet in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. Attendees will enjoy a breathtaking environment to network, expand knowledge and develop skills to better serve the world of Thyroidology. Located on Vancouver Island and only a 40-minute flight from Seattle, Washington, USA, Victoria is well served by more than 120 daily flights throughout North America. The Victoria Conference Centre and historical headquarters hotel, The Fairmont Empress, are perfectly situated on the Inner Harbour, one of the most beautiful in the world. The 87th Annual Meeting will be a unique and enriching experience both inside and outside of the scientific sessions for attendees and guests alike. Learn more about Victoria, British Columbia, Canada


The ATA meeting is open to all health care professionals interested in broadening their knowledge of the thyroid gland and its disorders.



ATA President John C. Morris, M.D.


The American Thyroid Association is the leading organization focused on thyroid biology and the prevention and treatment of thyroid disorders through excellence and innovation in research, clinical care, education, and public health. Earn CME credits, hear innovative talks on clinical topics, participate in interactive sessions, develop professionally with state of the art information, and meet with friends and colleagues.

CME Credits

To claim your CME credits from the 87th Annual Meeting of the American Thyroid Association, click here.




Meet the program committee.

ATA Code of Conduct

Code of Conduct, Harassment and Meeting Policies (PDF file, 514 KB)