Professor Martin Knapp

Professor Martin Knapp

Director, PSSRU; Professor of Social Policy, Department of Health Policy; Director, NIHR SSCR

Personal Social Services Research Unit (PSSRU)

Room No
COW 4.03

About me

Martin is Professor of Social Policy and Director of PSSRU at LSE. He has also been Director of the NIHR School for Social Care Research since 2009.

His current research emphases are primarily dementia, child and adult mental health, autism and long-term social care; much of his work has an economic focus, and in all of it he seeks to tease out the policy implications. He has published almost 600 peer-review journal papers and 15 books. His work has had numerous impacts on policy and practice in these areas.

Expertise Details

community care policy; dementia; health economics; health policy; long-term care; mental health economics; social services; social care