Uniformed Services University of the Health SciencesUniversity

United States

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Foundation: 1972

Mission: The mission of the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences is to educate, train, and comprehensively prepare uniformed services health professionals, scientists, and leaders to support the Military and Public Health Systems, the National Security and National Defense Strategies of the United States, and the readiness of our Uniformed Services.

Vision: By the end of Calendar Year 2023, the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences will be internationally recognized as DoD’s leading educational institution that a) creates and develops career Uniformed Services leaders in the health sciences and b) conducts, develops and disseminates innovative warfighter-relevant health research and technology that directly impacts the survivability and lethality of the US Warfighter and improved health for the DoD community.

History: www.usuhs.edu


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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 area

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 824th397th751st359th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 590th312th516th293rd
Dentistry 375th101st287th93rd
Medicine 558th296th508th276th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 562nd275th470th257th
Psychology 407th206th383rd185th
Social Sciences 686th292nd606th258th

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.

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