Professor Martin Knapp
Director and Professor of Social Policy; Director, NIHR School for Social Care Research
London School of Economics and Political Science
Telephone: 020 7955 6225 (LSE) and 020 7848 0174 (CEMH)
Martin Knapp is a researcher in the areas of health and social care policy and practice. He has been Professor of Social Policy and Director of the Personal Social Services Research Unit at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) since 1996. Since 2009, Martin has also been Director of the School for Social Care Research funded by the National Institute of Health Research. Until early 2014 he was also Professor of Health Economics at the Institute of Psychiatry, Kingís College London, having established the Centre for the Economics of Mental Health there in 1993.
Martinís research emphases in recent years have primarily been child and adult mental health, dementia, autism and long-term social care, with much of his work having and economic focus. He has published his research widely, including in more than 450 peer-review articles and 15 books. His work has fed through to have a number of impacts on policy and practice discussions in the mental health and long-term care areas, both in the UK and elsewhere.
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