Chris Ham

School of Social Policy
Emeritus Professor

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School of Social Policy
University of Birmingham
B15 2TT

Emeritus Professor Chris Ham was appointed as Professor of Health Policy and Management at the University of Birmingham in 1992. From 2000 to 2004 he was seconded to the Department of Health, where he was Director of the Strategy Unit, working with ministers on NHS reform. Chris is the author of 20 books and numerous articles about health policy and management. He was awarded a CBE in 2004 and an honorary doctorate by the University of Kent in 2012. He took up his current post as Chief Executive of The King’s Fund in April 2010. Chris was appointed emeritus professor at the University in 2014.

Contact via Judith Smith