Baylor College of MedicineUniversity

United States

United States in SCImago Media Rankings

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Foundation: 1900

Mission: Baylor College of Medicine is a health sciences university that creates knowledge and applies science and discoveries to further education, healthcare and community service locally and globally.

Vision: Improving health through science, scholarship and innovation

Overall percentile
Research percentile
Innovation percentile
Societal percentile

Evolution of the institution

The following data gives a quick reading on the scientific performance in the last years. The research ranking refers to the volume, impact and quality of the institution's research output. The innovation ranking is calculated on the number of patent applications of the institution and the citations that its research output receives from patents. Finally, the societal ranking is based on the number of pages of the institution's website and the number of backlinks and mentions from social networks.

Compared to its context

The result of the evaluation of the institution can be compared to obtain a view of the country, the region to which it belongs and the institutions of the world, placing it in their respective positions.

Compared to All sectors (percentiles)
Compared to Universities sector (percentiles)

Ranks by Subject areas/categories

We have divided the scientific output of the institution into 19 large areas of knowledge and the following table shows only the ranks in different territorial domains achieved by the institution in each of the areas. For an institution to have a presence in an area, it is necessary that it exceed in the last year a minimum output threshold equivalent to twice the percentage that this area represents in the world. If you need scientific indicators on these areas visit Scopus and/or SciVal.

AreaWorldNorthern AmericaOECDUnited States
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +453rd127th300th119th
Arts and Humanities 460th154th398th136th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 140th71st109th69th
Chemistry 231st81st146th77th
Computer Science 1081st249th754th218th
Engineering +782nd185th495th170th
Environmental Science 852nd146th491st135th
Mathematics 600th128th389th117th
Medicine +105th55th85th53rd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 307th114th198th111th
Physics and Astronomy 107th40th66th40th
Psychology 296th141st270th124th
Social Sciences +1148th282nd864th247th
Veterinary 228th59th151st54th

Publishing profile

These are the journals used by the institution's researchers to publish their work in the last year. The size of each circle represents the value of the SJR of the publication, and its spatial position represents its subject matter.

This visualizatión allows you to identify the knowledge areas where the institution has published, recognize the prestige of the scientific journals in which the institution knowledge has been published, and identify predominant scientific communities.

Where is the institution located?

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