Lord Turnberg

Lord Turnberg

Full title

The Lord Turnberg


Leslie Turnberg



Joined the Lords

4 May 2000

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 0207 219 5353


UK Parliament

Committee House Date
Works of Art Committee (L) Lords 2014-
Mental Capacity Act 2005 Committee Lords 2013-14
Draft Human Tissue and Embryos Bill (Joint Committee) Lords 2007-07
Committee on the Assisted Dying for the terminally ill Bill Lords 2004-05
Draft Mental Health Bill (Joint Committee) Lords 2004-05
Science and Technology Committee (L) Lords 2001-05
Science and Technology: Sub-Committee I Lords 2001-04
Select Committee on Science and Technology Sub-Committee 2 Lords 2000-04

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
President Association of Physicians 2000-00
Vice President Academy of Medical Sciences 1998-04
President Medical Protection Society 1997-04
President Royal College of Physicians 1992-97

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Trustee Weizmann UK 2007-
Trustee Ovarian Cancer Action 2006-
Chairman National Centre for Replacement, Reduction and Refinement of Animals in Research 2004-07
Chairman UK Forum on Genetics and Insurance 2001-06
Trustee The Wolfson Foundation 1997-

Member's focus

Health services and medicine
Science and technology
North West
Middle East

Register of Interests

  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Scientific Adviser, Association of Medical Research Charities
    • Scientific Adviser, Wolfson Foundation
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Trustee, Foulkes Foundation
    • Trustee, Ovarian Cancer Action
    • Trustee, Hadassah UK
    • Trustee, Weizmann UK
    • Trustee, ASH (North West)
    • Trustee, Wolfson Foundation