Associate Professor of Global History and the History of Medicine
Director, Oxford Centre for the History of Science, Medicine, and Technology
Co-director, Oxford Centre for Global History
University of Oxford
Research: I am interested in the history of infectious disease, and particularly the relationship between endemic disease and epidemic disease. I also work on the history of quantitative approaches to disease and health, including statistics, population health, disease modelling, and mortality statistics.
See https://www.history.ox.ac.uk/people/dr-erica-charters for more information.
Relevant publications include:
Five ways to ensure that models serve society: a manifesto (with Saltelli et al.), Nature (2020) 582: 482 – 484. https://doi.org/10.1038/d41586-020-01812-9
The history of science and medicine in the context of COVID‐19 (with McKay, RA), Centaurus (2020) 62: 223– 233. https://doi.org/10.1111/1600-0498.12311
Disease, War, and the Imperial State (University of Chicago Press, 2014).