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Foundation: 1976

Mission: 1. Providing patients with medical care High-quality care that is as closely adapted to the patient’s needs as possible, and accessible for everyone. University-level care, at the cutting edge of scientific advances, offered across the board by a range of healthcare professionals. 2. Guaranteeing medical education Providing medical health education that covers all fields, including nursing, pharmacology, and so on, encompassing all fundamental specialties, and inscribing each student with not only the necessary scientific knowledge but the human values inherent in any doctor-patient relationship. 3. Supporting research Including both clinical and fundamental (laboratory-based) research that benefits advances in diagnostic and treatment methods, along with applied research in the fields of nursing care and hospital management. 4. Serving the community With their continuous pursuit of excellence in all the professions represented in the institution, Saint-Luc University Hospital also wishes to serve as a dedicated and devoted member of the community.

Vision: University Hospital Saint-Luc and partners are committed to providing patients with top-quality, dependable, easily accessible care with the most advanced technology. The group is a reference point for not only Belgium but the rest of the world as regards certain complex disorders. They continually produce excellent results in their work as a teaching hospital center with the principal activities of research, innovation, and teaching shared by The Université catholique de Louvain (UCL).

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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 Health 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.

AreaWorldWestern EuropeEU-27OECDBelgium
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1477th525th425th1081st17th
Medicine +1091st383rd303rd789th15th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 2477th736th694th1601st19th
Psychology 1835th680th563rd1461st17th

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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  • Health
  • Universities
  • Companies
  • Non-Profit
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