Mission: We provide hope, care and cures to help every child live the healthiest and most fulfilling life possible.
Vision: Seattle Children’s will be an innovative leader in pediatric health and wellness through our unsurpassed quality, clinical care, relentless spirit of inquiry, and compassion for children and their families. Our founding promise to the community is as valid today as it was over a century ago. We will care for all children in our region, regardless of their family’s ability to pay. We will: Practice the safest, most ethical and effective medical care possible. Discover new treatments and cures through breakthrough research. Promote healthy communities while reducing health disparities. Empower our team members to reach their highest potential in a respectful work environment. Educate and inspire the next generation of faculty, staff and leaders. Build on a culture of philanthropy for patient care and research.
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.
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.
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.
|Agricultural and Biological Sciences
|Arts and Humanities
|Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology
|Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics
|Social Sciences +
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.