King’s Improvement Science

Len Demetriou

KIS Researchers

Patient and Public Involvement (PPI) co-ordinator, King’s Improvement Science, King’s College London

Len Demetriou

Len Demetriou

Len co-led the PPI strategy for the Centre for Implementation Science & King’s Improvement Science, and works closely with the Service User Research Enterprise (SURE). 

Len is also a service user researcher, and works as an independent reviewer for the National Institute of Health Research and works on research project advisory panels with the McPin Foundation.

Len has a multidisciplinary background, with an MSc in the digital humanities from Southampton University. Len has also worked as a database analyst and programmer for the Medical Research Council Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, as a peer researcher and peer support worker, utilising their lived experience of mental health, before moving into patient and public involvement.

Research interests

  • Service user involvement in research
  • PPI research
  • Service User Research
  • Accessibility in research (particularly neurodiversity)
  • Application of digital technologies to help open up access to research

Contact Details

len.demetriou@kcl.ac.uk 

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