HC Deb 23 January 1992 vol 202 c327W
Mr. Ashdown

To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland how many serving doctors are members of health boards; and how many of those are from the Indian subcontinent.

Mr. Lang

There are eight serving doctors among the non-executive members of health boards; and 13 doctors, mainly directors of public health, among the executive members. Records of ethnic origin of health board members are not held centrally at present.