Healthy lessons for the next generation

30 May 2019

Retired Justice of the Supreme Court of Queensland Desmond Derrington’s relationship with UQ spans almost 70 years.

An alumnus (UQ Bachelor of Arts, 1952; UQ Bachelor of Laws, 1954; UQ Doctor of Laws honoris causa, 2000) he was admitted to the Bar in 1954, took silk in 1974 and became a Queensland Supreme Court Judge in 1982. 

Professor Derrington has also held adjunct positions with the Law School, and is now sharing his experiences with UQ Healthy Living as part of their positive healthy aging program.

Desmond Derrington at UQ Healthy Living
Desmond Derrington at UQ Healthy Living