Lord Patel

Narendra Patel

Narendra Patel



Address as

Lord Patel

Contact details


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 8702


Councils, public bodies

President, Royal College of Obstetricians 1995-98; Chair, Academy of Medical Royal Colleges 1996-98; Council, General Medical Council 1998-2003; Chair: Specialist Training Authority of Medicine 1998-2001, NHS Quality Improvement, Scotland 1999-2006, Clinical Standards Board of Scotland 1999-2002; Member, Armed Forces Pay Review Body 2000-06; Chair: National Patient Safety Agency 2006-, Armed Forces Diversity and Equality Committee 2006-09, UK National Stem Cell Network 2007-09, UK Stem Cell Oversight Committee; Council member, Medical Research Council 2008-

International bodies

European Board of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2000-03; Vice-President, International Federation of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2000-03; President Elect, European Association of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists 2005-07

Political interests

Women's health, higher education, regulation of medicine, ethnic minority issues, standards in medicine, care of obstetric fistulas worldwide

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baron Patel, of Dunkeld in Perth and Kinross 1999

Register of Interests

2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Council Member, Medical Research Council

Professor of Obstetrics & Consultant Obstetrician, Ninewells Hospital, University of Dundee (retired)

10: Non-financial interests (b)

Chancellor, University of Dundee