Lord Turnberg

Leslie Turnberg

Leslie Turnberg



Address as

Lord Turnberg

Contact details


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 5353


Party groups

Member, Labour Friends of Israel

Councils, public bodies

Member: Salford Health Authority 1974-81, 1990-92, North West Regional Health Authority 1986-89; President, Royal College of Physicians 1992-97; Chair: Conference of Medical Royal Colleges 1994-96, Specialist Training Authority 1996-98, Public Health Laboratory Service Board 1997-2002; President: Medical Council on Alcoholism 1997-2002, Medical Protection Society 1997-2007; Scientific adviser, Association of Medical Research Charities 1997-; Vice-president, Academy of Medical Sciences 1998-2004; President: Health Quality Service 1999-2004, British Society of Gastroenterology 1999-2000, Association of Physicians 2000, National Centre for Replacement, Reduction and Refinement of use of Animals in Research 2004-07; Chair, Medical Advisory Board, Nations Health Care 2004-07

Political interests

Health Service, medical education, research

Countries of interest

Middle East, Israel

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baron Turnberg, of Cheadle in the County of Cheshire 2000

Register of Interests

1: Directorships

Non-executive Director, Renovo Group (wound healing)

2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Scientific Adviser, Wolfson Foundation

Scientific Adviser, Association of Medical Research Charities

10: Non-financial interests (e)

Trustee, Ovarian Cancer Action

Trustee, Hadassah UK

Trustee, Weizmann UK

Trustee, ASH (North West)

Trustee, Foulkes Foundation