Bressler Prize in Vision Science Recipients

  • 2017: Russell Van Gelder, MD, PhD, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Washington School of Medicine, UW Medicine Eye Institute, WA
  • 2016: Daniel Palanker, PhD, Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, and Hansen Experimental Physics Laboratory, Stanford University, CA
  • 2015: Krzysztof Palczewski, PhD, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH.
  • 2014: Emily Y Chew, MD, National Eye Institute, National Institutes of Health (NIH), Washington, D.C.
  • 2013: Simon W. M. John, PhD, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME.
  • 2012: Jean Bennett, MD, PhD, Departments of Ophthalmology, Cell and Developmental Biology, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA.
  • 2011: Constance L. Cepko, PhD, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Departments of Genetics, Neuroscience and Ophthalmology at Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.
  • 2010: Martin Friedlander, MD, PhD, Department of Cell Biology, Scripps Research Institute. Department of Ophthalmology Scripps Clinic and Green Hospital, La Jolla, CA.
  • 2009: Roy W. Beck, MD, PHD, of the Jaeb Center for Health Research and the University of South Florida, Tampa, FL.
  • 2008: Jonathan C. Horton, MD, PhD, of the Departments of Ophthalmology, Neurology and Physiology at the University of California, San Francisco, CA.
  • 2007: David R. Williams, PhD, of the Center for Visual Science at the University of Rochester, Rochester, NY.
  • 2006: Lois E. H. Smith, MD, PhD, of Children’s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.
  • 2005: Burton J. Kushner, MD, of the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI.
  • 2004: Robert W. Massof, PhD, of the Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute at Johns Hopkins University, and Eliezer Peli, OD, of the Schepens Eye Research Institute at Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.
  • 2003: Richard A. Lewis, MD, of the Cullen Eye Institute at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX.