Children's Hospital Boston *Health

United States

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Foundation: 1869

Mission: Provide the highest quality health care. Be the leading source of research and discovery. Educate the next generation of leaders in child health. Enhance the health and well-being of the children and families in our local community.

Vision: Information not localized

Subordinate organizations:

  • Children's Hospital Boston at Lexington
  • Children's Hospital Boston at Peabody
  • Children's Hospital Boston at Waltham
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 +311th94th203rd87th
Arts and Humanities 181st68th163rd63rd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 151st76th119th74th
Chemistry 97th33rd55th31st
Computer Science 216th62nd123rd58th
Dentistry 308th72nd219th67th
Engineering +80th18th29th18th
Environmental Science 475th82nd256th77th
Mathematics 105th23rd48th22nd
Medicine +150th82nd124th78th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 465th161st309th153rd
Physics and Astronomy 37th15th21st15th
Psychology 504th207th445th180th
Social Sciences +1196th290th896th253rd

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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