Bressler Prize in Vision Science

The Bressler Prize in Vision Science was established in 2001, and since 2003 has annually recognized a mid-career vision clinician or scientist whose leadership, research and service have led to substantive advancements in the understanding of vision loss, treatment of eye disease, or the rehabilitation of people with vision loss.

2019 Alfred W. Bressler Vision Science Symposium and Pisart Seminar

The 2020 Bressler Vision Science Symposium has been postponed until the fall of 2021

We are not collecting nominations for 2021 but will be accepting submissions for the 2022 Bressler Prize and Pisart Award throughout 2021. The deadline for submission for the 2022 awards program is December 31, 2021.

The Prize

The Bressler Prize includes an unrestricted cash award of $54,000 which is presented in conjunction with a scientific symposium. The recipient is invited to join the selection committee for subsequent years’ deliberations.