University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center University

United States

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Foundation: 1943

Mission: Promoting health and a healthy society that enables achievement of full human potential. We: EDUCATE: Physicians, scientists, and caregivers optimally prepared to serve the needs of patients and society. DISCOVER: Research that solves for unmet needs by finding better treatments, cures, and prevention with a commitment to ensuring real world application. HEAL: Best care possible today, with continuous improvement and innovation for better care tomorrow.

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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 Universities 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 +381st115th268th108th
Arts and Humanities 490th165th422nd146th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 155th75th117th74th
Chemistry 417th154th290th143rd
Computer Science 1146th292nd782nd255th
Dentistry 694th112th459th97th
Engineering +351st100th211th93rd
Environmental Science 2669th410th1520th364th
Mathematics 987th231st647th200th
Medicine +143rd73rd118th69th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 384th131st256th124th
Physics and Astronomy 261st98th178th93rd
Psychology 505th210th445th182nd
Social Sciences +2008th432nd1358th381st

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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