Honorary Degrees

N.B.: The detail displayed about each honorary degree recipient varies, as the database was compiled from a variety of sources. However, more information may be available at the University Archives.

Name: James Walter MacNeill
Convocation date: May 9, 1941
Discipline / contribution: medicine - psychiatry
Citation / biographical information:
The University Council on the nomination of the Joint Committee on Honorary Degrees recommends that the degree of Doctor of Laws (honoris causa) be conferred on James Walter MacNeil, MD, CM, for outstanding public service in the treatment of mental disorders.
[Senate minutes, 8 May 1941]
Degree received: Doctor of Laws

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