Nominations are now being accepted for the 2016 Albert C. Muse Prize for Excellence in Ophthalmology.

The Eye & Ear Foundation of Pittsburgh and the UPMC Eye Center invite you to submit a nomination for the 2016 Albert C. Muse Prize in Ophthalmology.

The Albert C. Muse Prize was established in 2001 by the Eye & Ear Foundation of Pittsburgh to honor world leaders in the fields of ophthalmology and otolaryngology. The Prize, which alternates annually between the two fields, carries a cash award of $5,000, and recognizes individuals who have made outstanding contributions to science and medicine in the specialties.

The 2016 Albert C. Muse Prize in Ophthalmology is open to people responsible for extraordinary advances in ophthalmology and vision science. For more information, including nomination form and submission information, visit EyeandEar.org.

The deadline for nominations is January 13, 2016.