“Dr. Robinson has distinguished himself throughout an exceptional research career that has seen him revolutionize our understanding of drug addiction and how drugs affect the brain,” says University of Lethbridge Chancellor Janice Varzari. “As a respected alumnus, he is also an outstanding ambassador for the U of L and we’re very pleased that he has accepted our offer of an Honorary Degree.”

The University will present Dr. Robinson with the degree of Doctor of Science, honoris causa, at the Spring 2016 Convocation Ceremony I on Thursday, June 2, 2016 at 9:30 a.m. in the 1st Choice Savings Centre for Sport and Wellness.

As one of the University of Lethbridge’s most distinguished graduates, Dr. Terry E. Robinson’s work in neuroscience has revolutionized our understanding of drug addiction and how drugs impact the brain; the practical application of his work will have tremendous implications for the treatment of addiction and the management of relapses.

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