David Challis

Professor David Challis

Executive Group | academic

Associate Director
NIHR School for Social Care Research
University of Manchester
Oxford Road
M13 9PL

Personal Social Services Research Unit, University of Manchester

David Challis is Professor of Community Care Research and Director of the PSSRU at the University of Manchester. PSSRU is the largest grouping in the UK focussing on research in long term and social care. The work of the Unit has had impact on policy and practice in a number of countries, including work on case management and care coordination.

David has been an adviser on services for older people to the Commonwealth Government of Australia, Canadian Province of Ontario, Governments of France, Ireland, Hong Kong, Japan, the US State Government of Wisconsin, the Department of Health in England and the National Assembly for Wales.