Honorary awards

Sir Robert Crighton-Brown

Sir Robert Crighton-Brown, a generous supporter of the University, was honoured by the conferring of the title of Honorary Fellow of the University at a conferring of degrees ceremony held in the Great Hall on 7 March 1977.


Sir Robert has been President of the Medical Foundation of the Universiry since 1976, having been a foundation member from 1958. Through his efforts and those of others, large sums have been contributed by the business community to support research and postgraduate medical education.

From 'The University of Sydney News', 17 March 1987