Kyung Hee University Medical CenterHealth

South Korea

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Foundation: 1949

Mission: Fulfilling the leading role of creating the civilized world which is the principle of Kyung Hee school foundation (instruction) by creating new medicine (Kyung Hee medicine) that realizes harmony of East and West medicine and leading the realization of disease free world, and contributing to the realization of Utopia, the society required by all mankind.

Vision: 1. Stretching Kyung Hee Medical Center as the representative medical institute of Korea within 5 years ahead with the best medical service and specialized-unique character by establishing and implementing the development strategy which is to realize the specialized and unique medical institute that represents Korea, provides the best medical service, and boasts No. 1 international competitiveness.
2. Stretching Kyung Hee Medical Center as the mecca of new medical science within 10 years by creating the new medicine that realizes the harmony of East and West medicine.


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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
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 3978th1227th2707th133rd
Medicine +3937th1131st2642nd110th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 3778th1210th2170th107th

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
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