The ATA is committed to supporting research into better ways to diagnose and treat thyroid disease. The generosity of members, patients, industry, and donors in the workplace has enabled the ATA to award 59 thyroid research grants totaling $1,530,000 since the inception of the Research Fund.
ThyCA: Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association, Inc. has provided funding in support of 35special research grants totaling $961,250 focused on thyroid cancer and medullary thyroid cancer since 2003. ThyCA is supporting 3 research grants in 2012 and 3 renewing grants. ThyCA is a member of the ATA Alliance for Patient Education.
Thyroid Head and Neck Cancer Foundation (THANC) has funded sixteen grants for a total $460,000.
ATA Call for Research Grants
Call for Proposals for Research Grants (PDF File, 182 KB)
For further inquiries about the research grant application process, please contact Sharleene Cano at 703.998.8890 or firstname.lastname@example.org
ATA Research Grant Submission Deadlines
2013: January 31, 2013
2014: January 31, 2014
2015: January 30, 2015
Grant Recipients by Year
The following represent thyroid-related publications from all ATA-supported grant recipients, arranged by the year the award was made, covering the five year period following the award.
- ATA Grant Recipients: Publications (PDF File, 40 KB)
Recent Research Grant NEWS
2011 Research Grants Targeting Thyroid Cancer are awarded to Naifa Busaidy, M.D., Carmelo Nucera, M.D., Ph.D., and Joanna Klubo-Gwiezdzinsk, Ph.D. by the American Thyroid Association (September 6, 2011)