Joining the American Thyroid Association (ATA) is easy for trainees! All that is needed for Associate membership is a completed electronic or print membership application and a letter from their program director, program coordinator, or program administrator confirming their fellow, resident, and/or student’s program start and end dates.

Download Application Form
Apply to the ATA Online
ATA Training Verification Electronic Form
ATA Training Verification Paper Form

ATA Trainees’ Benefits

  • Information about our upcoming educational events including our annual E. Chester Ridgway Trainee Conference and complimentary access to past meeting recordings and materials.
  • Access to the Trainees’ Corner and Members Only
  • Electronic subscription to the Journal Thyroid®Clinical Thyroidology®, a digest with summaries and clinical commentaries on key articles in the thyroid literature and VideoEndocrinology™ and Clinical Thyroidology® for Public,
  • Streaming Video Presentations from the ATA Trainees’ Educational Track sessions on core thyroid topics including thyroid ultrasound and thyroid disease and pregnancy.
  • Access and first look at clinical guidelines for management of thyroid diseases and thyroid cancer
  • Patient education brochures for all thyroid diseases and Clinical Thyroidology for Public, an online digest of selected commentaries on key thyroid research for the public
  • ATA calculators
  • Items of interest offered exclusively to our early career members also include: meeting discounts and grants, poster awards, member news, online member directory, career center, and professional development resources

ATA Controversies in Thyroidology Welcome Remarks

May 22, 2020

ATA Personalized Approach to Thyroid Disorders Webcast Welcome Remarks

May 22, 2020

An April 28 message from the President-Elect of the ATA

April 29, 2020

A March 30 message from the Secretary of the ATA

April 28, 2020

An April 13 message from the President of the ATA

April 12, 2020

ATA Secretary/Chief Operating Officer Jacqueline Jonklaas, M.D. invites you to Join the ATA®

February 21, 2020

Benefits of ATA Membership — Unique Member Perspectives

July 10, 2016

ATA Member Perspectives: Value of the American Thyroid Association Annual Meeting

July 10, 2016

Why Trainees should join the ATA

October 16, 2013

ATA Trainees’ Track

October 16, 2013