American Thyroid Association (ATA) MISSION

The ATA 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.


Scientific inquiry
Clinical excellence
Public service
Patient advocacy
Worldwide collaboration and collegiality
Ethical conduct



The ATA is a non-profit 501 c 3 corporation. As recommended by the Better Business Bureau Accredited Charity accountability standards, we have made our most recent audited financial statement and 990 tax return available online. ATA historical tax returns can be viewed on this free website:

ATA Board

ATA Officers and Directors

Association Committee Members

Committees and Task Forces 2016-2017