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Foundation: 1848

Mission: To improve the health of all, by leading through innovation and collaboration in patient care, education, and research; and to promote the professional and personal well being of our physicians and other providers.

Vision: We will transform healthcare as an integrated academic multi-specialty group practice that defines and delivers equitable, high value, evidence-based care in partnership with our patients, institutions, and community.

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.

AreaWorldNorthern AmericaOECDUnited States
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +223rd63rd137th58th
Arts and Humanities 765th228th648th203rd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 393rd164th292nd158th
Chemistry 259th90th162nd85th
Computer Science 989th235th688th205th
Dentistry 218th57th155th52nd
Earth and Planetary Sciences 2051st340th1237th300th
Engineering +    
Environmental Science 812th138th465th127th
Mathematics 2572nd392nd1502nd348th
Medicine +215th106th169th100th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 845th268th587th254th
Physics and Astronomy 72nd30th45th30th
Psychology 188th98th174th84th
Social Sciences +787th207th621st182nd

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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