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ATA Announces Women Advancing Thyroid Research Award Recipients

The American Thyroid Association (ATA) celebrates the recipients of the Women Advancing Thyroid Research Award.  This award recognizes and honors the work of young women that are leading outstanding thyroid research.
5-May-2021 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

New Guidelines for Anaplastic Thyroid Cancer

American Thyroid Association releases new guidelines for the diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of anaplastic thyroid cancer.
17-Mar-2021 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

American Thyroid Association to Host Patient Education Forum

American Thyroid Association to host ATA Alliance for Thyroid Patient Education Health Forum on Saturday, November 14, 2020 from noon - 1:15pm EST. Clinicians, Patient Advocates, Patients, and Families invited to participate.
3-Nov-2020 11:30 AM EST Add to Favorites

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New Executive Director Announced for the American Thyroid Association

The new Executive Director replaces a legacy leader who has served the ATA for 24 years.
20-Apr-2020 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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First-ever majority women lead ATA Board of Directors

For the first time in its 96-year history, the American Thyroid Association (ATA) will be majority led by a president, secretary/COO, treasurer, and past-president who are women.  The ATA, headquartered in Falls Church, VA, announces with pleasure...
14-Nov-2019 12:15 PM EST Add to Favorites

Thyroid Cancer Presentations at American Thyroid Association: 89th Meeting

The American Thyroid Association will hold its 89th Annual Meeting on October 30-November 3, 2019, at the Sheraton Grand Chicago in Chicago, Illinois.
8-Nov-2019 1:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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2019 Distinguished Service Award to Be Given to Robert C. Smallridge, MD, at American Thyroid Association’s Annual Meeting

November 1, 2019—The American Thyroid Association (ATA) is pleased to announce that the Distinguished Service Award recipient will be Dr. Robert C. Smallridge. He is Professor of Medicine at Mayo Medical School and the Alfred D. and Audrey M....
7-Nov-2019 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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2019 Sidney H. Ingbar Distinguished Lectureship Award to Be Given to Bryan R. Haugen, MD at American Thyroid Association’s Annual Meeting

November 1, 2019—The American Thyroid Association (ATA) is pleased to announce that the 2019 Sidney H. Ingbar Distinguished Lectureship Award recipient will be Dr. Bryan R. Haugen, currently is Professor of Medicine and Pathology at the University...
7-Nov-2019 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites


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2018 Van Meter Lectureship “The Role of a New Thyroid-Specific Long Non-Coding RNA (lincRNA) in Drug Resistance and Iodine Metabolism in BRAFV600E Thyroid Cancer” Presented by Carmelo Nucera, MD, PhD

The American Thyroid Association (ATA) announces with pleasure that the 2018 Van Meter Award has been presented to Dr. Carmelo Nucera, currently Assistant Professor in the Department of Pathology and at the Cancer Center and Cancer Research...
11-Oct-2018 4:55 PM EDT

2018 Lewis E. Braverman Distinguished Award to Be Presented to R. Michael Tuttle, MD

The Braverman Distinguished Award is presented annually to an individual who: demonstrates excellence and passion for mentoring fellows, students, and junior faculty; has a long history of productive thyroid research; and is devoted to the ATA. The...
30-Sep-2018 7:05 PM EDT

2018 Paul Starr Award to Be Given to Scott A. Rivkees, MD

The American Thyroid Association (ATA) is pleased to announce that the 2018 Paul Starr Award recipient and lecturer will be Dr. Scott A. Rivkees, Professor and Chair, as well as Nemours Eminent Scholar, at the University of Florida Department of...
30-Sep-2018 6:05 PM EDT

Thyroid Pathophysiology Medal to Be Awarded to Marvin C. Gershengorn, MD

The American Thyroid Association (ATA) announces with pleasure that the 2018 John B. Stanbury Thyroid Pathophysiology Medal will be awarded to Dr. Marvin C. Gershengorn at the ATA Annual Meeting this week. Dr. Gershengorn is Chief of the Clinical...
30-Sep-2018 6:05 PM EDT

Dr. Mingzhao Xing Presents the Paul Starr Award Lecture

The recipient of the 2016 American Thyroid Association (ATA) Paul Starr Award Lecture is Mingzhao Xing, M.D., Ph.D., Professor of Medicine, Oncology, and Cellular and Molecular Medicine at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD....
26-Sep-2016 9:05 PM EDT

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The American Thyroid Association® (ATA) is dedicated to transforming thyroid care through clinical excellence, education, scientific discovery and advocacy in a diverse, collaborative community.

ATA® is a global professional medical society with more than 1,700 members from 70 countries around the world. Our vision is a world in which there is “Optimal Thyroid Health for All”.

Our members and staff are dedicated to making the world a better place for patients suffering with thyroid disease and thyroid cancer. The philanthropic support of our members, the public, and grateful patients helps ATA to support research that advances clinical care and improves patient outcomes. We hold ourselves to the highest standards of nonprofit and charitable organizations.

ATA provides researchers and clinicians with networking opportunities and resources that will help them grow their careers and stay current on leading-edge research and advances in clinical care. Additionally, ATA is committed to providing patients and their families with reliable information and tools to help them learn more about and manage their thyroid disease and thyroid cancer.

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