ATA Publications

ATA Professional Guidelines

The Guidelines were compiled by the either the American Thyroid Association Standards of Care Committee or Guidelines Taskforce. The various Guidelines have been published in distinguished medical journals such as Thyroid, Archives of Internal Medicine and the Journal of the American Medical Association. American Thyroid Association Professional Guidelines

GUIDELINES Pocketcards

Official American Thyroid Association Practice GUIDELINES Pocketcards quick reference-tools provide your physicians, fellows, nurses, and students with instant access to current ATA guidelines information in a clear concise format.

Practice Guidelines Pocketcards

Session Recordings and Videos


The American Thyroid Association® Session Recordings are a compilation of video recordings and synchronized slides for ATA Annual Meetings, CEU, and ATA Symposia. Additional information on purchasing and accessing the session recordings can be found at

To view content from 2013 Thyroid Educational Sessions and older, please access the archives

American Thyroid Association Channel on YouTube



Editor: Peter Kopp, MD
THYROID, the Association’s official monthly journal, is a peer-reviewed forum for topics ranging from the molecular biology of the thyroid gland to clinical management of thyroid disorders. All Association members receive a subscription to THYROID. Please send editorial questions to Dr.Kopp at

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Featured Thyroid ArticlesOpen Access for a limited time

Thyroid manuscript submission site

Signal eNews

SIGNAL eNews, sent monthly by email to American Thyroid Association members, is a newsletter covering Association news, meetings, policies, leaders, and important thyroid-related issues.

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Editor: Jerome M. Hershman, MD
CLINICAL THYROIDOLOGY®, this highly valued abstract and commentary publication provides a broad-ranging look at the clinical thyroid literature. Experts in the field summarize the most cutting-edge, relevant articles that clinicians should know about and provide insight into the relevance and impact of each article on patient care. Please send editorial questions to Jerome M. Hershman, MD at

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Clinical Thyroidology ArchiveOpen Access to Past Clinical Thyroidology Articles

Featured Clinical Thyroidology ArticlesOpen Access for a limited time

Editor: Gerard M. Doherty, MD
VIDEOENDOCRINOLOGY™ delivers high-quality peer-reviewed videos of cutting-edge surgical and diagnostic imaging procedures covering thyroid, parathyroid, and adrenal tumors and diseases, with minimally invasive, robotic, and open surgical procedures. This rapid publication videojournal offers a dynamic new venue for physicians and surgeons to share their techniques and showcase new approaches. VideoEndocrinology is included with your subscription to the monthly flagship Thyroid.

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Featured VideosOpen Access for a limited time

VideoEndocrinology Call for Videos

VideoEndocrinology manuscript submission site

Clinical Thyroidology for Patients

Editor-in-chief, Alan Farwell, MD
CLINICAL THYROIDOLOGY FOR THE PUBLIC summarizes selected research studies discussed in the previous month’s issue of Clinical Thyroidology, an official publication of the American Thyroid Association.

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ATA Patient Education Brochures

THYROID BROCHURES & FAQS The ATA has designed this information to aid in better understanding about thyroid disease. Each topic has FAQs, or frequently asked questions, and a Patient Education Web Brochure.

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84th Annual Meeting

84th ANNUAL MEETING October 29 – November 2, 2014 Coronado, California

Abstracts – 84th Annual Meeting — Published in Thyroid

Past Meeting Abstracts

83rd Annual Meeting

83rd ANNUAL MEETING October 16-20, 2013, San Juan, Puerto Rico

Presentations from the scientific meeting that have been approved for release are posted here.

Abstracts – 83rd Annual Meeting — Published in Thyroid

Past Meeting Abstracts

Thyroid History Timeline


Thyroid Timeline

Submit your historical articles, images and archival materials: Please send the ATA your pictures, papers, artifacts, and other materials relevant to the history of the thyroid for linking to the thyroid timeline. Timeline links to items which illustrate an event in thyroid history will also be implemented. You supply the item, and we’ll take care of the rest. Please e-mail items to

ATA Calculators


Calcitonin and Carcinoembryonic Antigen (CEA) Doubling Time Calculator

Change in Thyroid Nodule Volume Calculator

Thyroid Cancer Staging Calculator

Thyroid Mobile

Mobile App for ATA Calculator
The American Thyroid Association (ATA) has launched its Thyroid Calculator mobile app currently available from the Apple iTunes App store for use on the iPhone and iPad. The thyroid calculator combines three key thyroid assessment tools that medical, endocrinology, and thyroid professionals can use for rapid calculation of: Calcitonin and Carcinoembryonic Antigen (CEA) Doubling Time; Change in Thyroid Nodule Volume; and Thyroid Cancer Staging.