Brigham and Women's HospitalHealth

United States

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Foundation: 1980

Mission: Our mission is to accelerate discoveries that improve human health.

Vision: Throughout Brigham Health, every decision we make is guided by our vision of a healthier world.


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 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 +378th109th246th102nd
Arts and Humanities 223rd80th201st72nd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 53rd27th42nd27th
Chemistry 38th13th23rd12th
Computer Science 570th142nd377th124th
Dentistry 289th66th207th61st
Engineering +89th22nd35th22nd
Environmental Science 855th147th493rd136th
Mathematics 552nd114th354th105th
Medicine +17th12th15th12th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 146th56th90th54th
Physics and Astronomy 25th10th14th10th
Psychology 372nd166th335th141st
Social Sciences +696th189th549th164th

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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