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Foundation: 1891

Mission: Our mission is to improve the health of people through excellence in patient care and medical discovery.

Vision: Washington University Physicians will be recognized as a world leader in innovative, highest quality medical care. We will set a new standard for delivering compassionate, respectful and responsive patient care. We will create an environment that will attract and support the most highly talented physicians and staff.

4th
Overall percentile
3rd
Research percentile
9th
Innovation percentile
3rd
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 +416th118th277th110th
Arts and Humanities 266th96th239th86th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 127th65th99th64th
Chemistry 292nd107th190th98th
Computer Science 614th151st411th132nd
Dentistry 510th101st346th91st
Engineering +696th166th435th153rd
Environmental Science 2035th348th1224th310th
Mathematics 900th186th599th165th
Medicine +104th54th84th52nd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 489th169th327th161st
Physics and Astronomy 219th86th143rd84th
Psychology 406th180th363rd155th
Social Sciences +1243rd297th925th260th

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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