Dr Andrew Guise
Senior lecturer in Social Science and Health
- Biomedical and life sciences
Andy researches and teaches on health inequalities and urban exclusion. His research addresses the health needs and experiences of people who are homeless and using drugs, and the potential for health service and public health responses. Specific areas of work include understanding the impacts of peer and community led initiatives, as well as how stigma and other social factors shape people’s health.
Andy currently holds a UKRI Future Leaders Fellowship. This programme of work is developing a complex systems approach to stigma and discrimination.
Prior to joining King’s College London he completed his PhD and post-doctoral work at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, followed by a post-doctoral fellowship at the University of California San Diego.