Ministerial role

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Minister for Technology, Innovation and Life Sciences)

Current role holder: Lord Kamall

Responsibilities

The Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Technology, Innovation and Life Sciences leads on the following policy areas:

  • life sciences
  • medicines
  • research
  • international diplomacy and relations
  • data and technology
  • NHS security management, including cyber security
  • sponsorship of
    • NHS Digital
    • Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA)
    • National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)
    • Health Research Authority (HRA)
    • NHS Business Services Authority (NHSBSA)

Current role holder

Lord Kamall

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Previous holders of this role

  1. Lord Bethell of Romford

    2020 to 2021