About the Conveners

Dr Elise Smith
University of Warwick

Elise Smith is Assistant Professor in the History of Medicine at the University of Warwick.  She specialises on the history of medicine and the life sciences in Britain and the British Empire since 1800, and has written on the history of racial science, anthropometry, and military medicine.


Dr Bradley W Hart
California State University, Fresno

Bradley W. Hart is Assistant Professor at California State University, Fresno. He is the author or co-author of three books and a number of articles. His latest book, Hitler’s American Friends: The Third Reich’s Supporters in the United States, will be published in October 2018.