Lord Kakkar

Crossbench Peer

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Recent appearances

  • Post-18 Education and Funding Review - Motion to Take Note 2 Jul 2019

    My Lords, I join noble Lords in thanking the Minister for the thoughtful way in which he introduced this important debate. In doing so, I declare my interests as professor of surgery at University College London, chairman of UCLPartners and a member of your Lordships’ Science and Technology Committee, which is chaired so ably by my noble friend Lord Patel. Quite rightly, the debate has...
  • Lung Health - Question 1 Jul 2019

    My Lords, I remind noble Lords of my registered interests. Are Her Majesty’s Government satisfied that the research strategy between UKRI and the National Institute for Health Research is sufficiently well co-ordinated to ensure discovery, as well as early evaluation and adoption, of novel therapies that could manage chronic lung disease more effectively?
  • NHS: Stroke Care - Question 5 Mar 2019

    My Lords, I declare my interest as chairman of University College London Partners. Is the Minister content that opportunities for rapid adoption of innovation, which could help identify those at greatest risk of stroke as a preventive strategy, and interventions that might improve stroke outcomes, are available across the entire NHS in England?

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Crossbench Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 22 March 2010

Currently held offices

  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Lords) (since 27 Jun 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Long-Term Sustainability of the NHS Committee (25 May 2016 to 5 Apr 2017)
  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Lords) (8 Jun 2015 to 12 May 2016)
  • Member, EU Sub Committee B - Internal Market, Infrastructure and Employment (17 May 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)


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  • Has spoken in 11 debates in the last year — above average amongst Lords. See all Lord Kakkar’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 46.78% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 99 times in debates — average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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