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 area

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 122nd50th96th48th
Arts and Humanities 206th88th182nd80th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 40th22nd34th22nd
Chemistry 45th20th27th20th
Computer Science 369th133rd278th123rd
Dentistry 231st62nd187th58th
Engineering 78th24th37th24th
Environmental Science 272nd84th191st80th
Mathematics 266th85th190th80th
Medicine 21st15th19th14th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 145th70th104th68th
Physics and Astronomy 34th13th22nd13th
Psychology 239th127th227th115th
Social Sciences 537th194th460th169th

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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