Asan Medical Center Seoul *Health

South Korea

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Foundation: 1989

Mission: To contribute to healthy life of humans with unwavering passion and to pursue the highest quality care in an environment of intensive research and excellent medical education.

Vision: Trusted by people from all walks of life. Providing the highest quality treatment. Developing creative education programs and innovative research. Ensuring long-term progress with sound and effective management. Creating a reliable working environment where employees take pride in their jobs.


Subordinate organizations:

  • ASAN Foundation
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 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.

AreaWorldAsiatic RegionOECDSouth Korea
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 426th202nd356th39th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 479th148th416th21st
Chemistry 141st43rd97th2nd
Computer Science 439th156th332nd23rd
Dentistry 203rd46th161st8th
Engineering +439th230th344th36th
Medicine +303rd60th255th9th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 525th210th448th29th
Physics and Astronomy 212th64th146th4th

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?

  • Government
  • Health
  • Universities
  • Companies
  • Non-Profit
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