Bernard Godley, MD, PhD, Is the Initial Recipient of the David Weeks Distinguished Professorship in the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. Dr Godley completed his residency at the University of Iowa, Iowa City. Following his residency training, he completed fellowships at Moorfields Eye Hospital in London, England, and at the Retina Institute of Maryland in Baltimore.
David Maurice, PhD, Has Been Chosen as the Recipient of the 1996 Von Sallmann Prize in Vision and Ophthalmology. Dr Maurice is Professor of Ocular Physiology at the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, New York, NY. The prize will be awarded at the XII International Congress of Eye Research in Yokohama, Japan, September 29 to October 4, 1996.
Robert B. Nussenblatt, MD, Will Deliver the Second Irving H. Leopold Lecture. Dr Nussenblatt is the scientific director of the National