About the ATA

About the ATA

The American Thyroid Association is the leading organization devoted to thyroid biology and to the prevention and treatment of thyroid disease through excellence in research, clinical care, education, and public health.

The ATA’s values are:

  • scientific inquiry
  • clinical excellence
  • public service
  • patient advocacy
  • education
  • worldwide collaboration and collegiality
  • ethical conduct

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Prestigious awards are made to clinicians, academicians, young researchers, and premier ATA members who have made outstanding contributions in thyroidology. The awards include the Lewis E. Braverman Distinguished Award Lectureship, Paul Starr Award, Sidney H. Ingbar Distinguished Lectureship, the Van Meter Award, the ATA Distinguished Service Award, and the John B. Stanbury Thyroid Pathophysiology Medal.

Join The ATA
We invite you to join the American Thyroid Association® (ATA). The leading worldwide organization dedicated to the advancement, understanding, prevention, diagnosis and treatment of thyroid disorders and thyroid cancer, the ATA is an international individual membership organization with over 1,600 members from 43 countries around the world.

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With your help, there is new hope for the millions of people who suffer from thyroid disease.

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