Harvard Medical SchoolUniversity

United States

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Foundation: 1782

Mission: To nurture a diverse, inclusive community dedicated to alleviating suffering and improving health and well-being for all through excellence in teaching and learning, discovery and scholarship, and service and leadership.

Vision: Enable greater impact.

History: hms.harvard.edu

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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 +102nd29th62nd29th
Arts and Humanities +19th8th16th7th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 5th2nd3rd2nd
Business, Management and Accounting 1210th246th805th216th
Chemistry 33rd12th17th11th
Computer Science 155th48th80th46th
Dentistry 168th37th115th34th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +1578th280th986th249th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 256th60th171st54th
Energy 110th22nd44th22nd
Engineering +66th17th24th17th
Environmental Science 368th73rd184th67th
Mathematics 208th54th114th51st
Medicine +3rd2nd2nd2nd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 15th4th6th4th
Physics and Astronomy 27th11th15th11th
Psychology 5th4th5th3rd
Social Sciences +188th68th150th60th
Veterinary 195th52nd125th47th

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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