Human Microbiome APPG

First Registered: 24/02/2020 • Last updated on: 15/06/2022

To highlight the role of the human microbiome, especially of the gut, in physical and mental health and its potential to prevent many disorders and improve or slow others; inform debate about how this will save money for the Treasury and NHS; and enable communications between interested parties and relevant parliamentarians.

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.
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APPG Supplied Content

APPGs can register with Parallel Parliament and submit files and articles to be placed here.

Parallel Parliament offers the facility for APPGs to submit written content and files, which are made available through this page.

Submitters can draft and edit publications, and either release them on demand, or schedule release for a future date.

Both text content and attached files submitted through this facility is indexed by our website, and made available through both the search function and relevant e-mail alerts. Any of our users registered for an alert which matches your content, will receive a link making them aware of its publication.

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5 Current APPG Officers
Baroness Walmsley Portrait
Baroness Walmsley
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 4th May 2022
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Julie Elliott MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 7165.


Public Enquiry Point:

Alan Barnard, Campaign It!, 252 Merton Road, London SW18 5JQ. Tel: 07931 597 550


No benefits in kind are on record for the Human Microbiome APPG

24 Apr 2020
Unilever UK plc
28 Feb 2020
Kellogg Management Services-Europe Limited