University of Massachusetts Medical SchoolUniversity

United States

United States in SCImago Media Rankings

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Foundation: 1962

Mission: The mission of the University of Massachusetts Medical School is to advance the health and well-being of the people of the commonwealth and the world through pioneering advances in education, research and health care delivery.

Vision: To become one of the nation’s most distinguished academic health sciences centers.


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 +151st43rd95th40th
Arts and Humanities 1098th294th897th261st
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 231st105th174th102nd
Chemistry 208th73rd132nd69th
Computer Science 941st224th651st194th
Engineering +183rd58th96th55th
Environmental Science 1031st183rd607th168th
Mathematics 1477th285th973rd254th
Medicine +518th191st385th174th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 154th59th95th57th
Physics and Astronomy 86th32nd51st32nd
Psychology 624th243rd553rd211th
Social Sciences +1587th362nd1140th319th
Veterinary 599th129th397th115th

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
  • Universities
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