Dr Mayhew is a military medical historian specialising in the study of severe casualty, its infliction, treatment and long-term outcomes in 20th and 21st century warfare.
She is historian in residence in the Department of Bioengineering at Imperial College London, working primarily with the researchers and staff of The Royal British Legion Centre for Blast Injury Studies, and a Research Fellow in the Division of Surgery within the Department of Surgery and Cancer.
Represented by: Imogen Pelham
War, Famine, Pestilince, Death (riverrun, 2020)
A Heavy Reckoning (Wellcome/Profile, 2017)
Wounded (The Bodley Head, 2013)
The Reconstruction of Warriors (Frontline Books, 2010)