Baroness Hollins

Baroness Hollins

Full title

The Baroness Hollins


Sheila Hollins



Joined the Lords

15 November 2010

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 0207 219 0520
Fax: 020 7219 5979


UK Parliament

Committee House Date
Mental Capacity Act 2005 Committee Lords 2013-14

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Emeritus Professor of Psychiatry of Disability St George's University of London 2011-
Professor of Psychiatry of Disability St George's University of London 1990-11

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Chair, Board of Science British Medical Association 2013-
President British Medical Association 2012-13
Patron RESPOND 2011-
Executive Chair Books Beyond Words 2010-
President Royal College of Psychiatry 2005-08

Member's focus

Crime, civil law, justice and rights
Health services and medicine
Science and technology
Social Security and pensions
Social services

Register of Interests

  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Royalties from writing professionally-related publications on learning disability
  • 9: Miscellaneous financial interests

    • Appointee for Member's disabled son's welfare benefits
  • 10: Non-financial interests (a)

    • Chair, Board of Science, British Medical Association
  • 10: Non-financial interests (b)

    • Emeritus Professor of Psychiatry of Disability, St George’s University of London
    • Visiting Professor, University of Durham
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Executive Chair, Books Beyond Words, a not-for-profit company