Baroness Helene Hayman


Crossbench life peer Baroness Helene Hayman is the Chair of the Board of Cambridge University Health Partners.

Baroness Hayman has been a member of the House of Lords since 1996.

Baroness Hayman has a wealth of experience in the health sector having served on medical ethics committees and governing bodies in the National Health Service as well as on health charities and regulators.

Baroness Hayman was a minister from 1997 to 2001, serving as Under-Secretary of State at the Department of Health from 1998 to 1999. In 2006 Baroness Hayman made history by becoming the first elected member of the House of Lords. 

She is currently a member of the General Medical Council and chairs the Ethics and Governance Council for UK Biobank. She is Vice Chairman of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases, and is a trustee of the Sabin Foundation Europe and the Disasters Emergency Committee.

Baroness Helene  Hayman