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Join Us for the 88th Annual Meeting of the American Thyroid Association!
Join over 1,300 THYROID clinicians, investigators and healthcare professionals from around the world to hear the latest clinical and basic science research on thyroid disease at the 88th Annual Meeting of the American Thyroid Association (ATA) on October 3-7, 2018. The ATA Program Committee led by Gregory Randolph and Mabel Ryder will offer a program consistent with the excellence for which the ATA is known. The ATA meeting is designed for the community of endocrinologists, basic scientists, internists, surgeons, nuclear medicine scientists, pathologists, trainees, nurses, physician assistants, advanced practice providers and other health care professionals who wish to broaden and update their knowledge of the thyroid gland and its disorders. A customized educational track will be available to trainees to enhance their meeting experience.
The United States capital city, Washington, D.C., is home to the country’s finest monuments, memorials and world-class museums. The city offers easy access and navigation through three airports (Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport-DCA, Washington Dulles International Airport-IAD and Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport-BWI), a convenient public transportation system, and unique venues for you and your family to enjoy. During your visit, explore the iconic landmarks along the beautiful National Mall as well as the city’s vibrant neighborhoods filled with character and charm. Attendees will enjoy a breathtaking environment to network, expand knowledge and develop skills to serve the world of Thyroidology. To learn more about Washington, DC, click here.
WHY SHOULD YOU ATTEND?
The American Thyroid Association is the leading organization focused on thyroid biology and the prevention and treatment of thyroid disorders through excellence and innovation in research, clinical care, education, and public health. Earn CME credits, hear innovative talks on clinical topics, participate in interactive sessions, develop professionally with state of the art information, and meet with friends and colleagues.
REGISTRATION AND HOTEL
The ATA meeting is open to all health care professionals interested in broadening their knowledge of the thyroid gland and its disorders. The ATA meeting will take place at the Marriott Marquis Washington DC. Revisit this page in early spring 2018 for rates and links to the official meeting registration and housing websites.
IMPORTANT: Please note that all sleeping rooms for the meeting should only be made using the secure, housing website established by ATA’s official housing vendor EventSphere. The website will allow you to book your sleeping room in the headquarters hotel at the ATA contracted group rate and then offer ATA-approved, convenient overflow options once the headquarters hotel fills. EventSphere will not make any unsolicited calls to meeting attendees or exhibitors for housing reservations. Any official correspondence you receive regarding housing will list EventSphere only as the ATA housing service. Please disregard any solicitation calls or emails from housing bureaus or vendors other than EventSphere promoting reservation assistance for the ATA meeting room block. ATA does not support these services and assumes no liability for the actions of such vendors.
EXHIBITORS AND SPONSORS
88th Annual Meeting of the ATA Exhibitor Prospectus and Sponsorship Opportunities (PDF File, 1.82 MB)
View our 2017 exhibit partners on our ATA Virtual Hall.
Meeting of the ATA Ancillary-Satellite Events Policy (PDF File, 113 KB)
Instructions and details for abstract submissions will be posted soon. Revisit this site for updates in the coming weeks.
Regular Call Abstract Submission:
Site Opens – Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Site Closes – Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Short Call Abstract Submission:
Site Opens – Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Site Closes – Wednesday, August 8, 2018
RIDGWAY TRAINEES CONFERENCE
Information regarding the 2018 Ridgway Trainees Conference and ATA Trainee Grant Program will be posted here in spring 2018.