Lipoedema APPG

First Registered: 11/09/2019 • Last updated on: 05/11/2019

Note: This APPG was last registered on 5th November 2019. The APPG was not registered in the latest release of the 13th May 2024 and may be defunct.

To support and increase awareness within Parliament, healthcare professionals and the wider public, so as to increase correct diagnosis and treatment available to the many people affected by this painful, uncomfortable and unsightly condition, often undiagnosed for years or misdiagnosed as obesity or lymphoedema.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.

Former Members - Contact Details - Benefits in Kind - Financial Benefits

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Former APPG Members
Tim Loughton Portrait
Tim Loughton
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - East Worthing and Shoreham
Joined: 11th September 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
James Gray Portrait
James Gray
Treasurer
Conservative - North Wiltshire
Joined: 11th September 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
Baroness Watkins of Tavistock Portrait
Baroness Watkins of Tavistock
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 11th September 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
2 APPG Memberships
Health , Intensive Care
Sharon Hodgson Portrait
Sharon Hodgson
Vice Chair
Labour - Washington and Sunderland West
Joined: 11th September 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019

No benefits in kind are on record for the Lipoedema APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Lipoedema APPG