Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

- Immunology Ranking

United States Established: 1963 Scholars: 23
Best Scientists Overview

Best scientists

This ranking lists all the best researchers from the Immunology discipline and affiliated with Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. There are a total of 23 researchers included with 15 of them also being included in the global ranking.


Description for Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (ISMMS) is a private medical school located in New York City, New York. In 1963, Mount Sinai Hospital chartered the school to be its main teaching hospital. In 1982, it was the first medical school to create a geriatrics department in the U.S. With a $2.9 billion annual budget, it currently ranks among the top 20 research-based medical schools worldwide and is an acknowledged leader in biomedical health sciences.

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Key Statistics

ISMMS comprises 34 academic units, which include the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Science, the Department of Cell, Developmental and Regenerative Biology, the Department of Diagnostic, Molecular and Interventional Radiology, and the Department of Diagnostic, Molecular and Interventional Radiology

It has a total of 1,233 students, which include 582 postdoctoral fellows, 329 master's students, 311 Ph.D. students, 92 M.D./Ph.D. students, and 578 medical students. The medical school also has over 2,000 fellows and residents.

The other Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai key statistics include its more than 6,500 full-time, part-time, and voluntary teaching personnel and the 5,640 full-time administrative staff.

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Research

ISMMS is composed of 39 multidisciplinary research centers and clinical Institutes. Propelled by its groundbreaking research projects, the medical school has received a total of $413 million in funding awarded by the National Institutes of Health for 2020.

The top three fields of research of Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai are medicine, biology, and internal medicine. Its researchers have published in prestigious journals including The Lancet, The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, and the American Journal of Human Genetics. Many of them have also attended and/or been invited to present their research at international scholarly and professional conferences such as the International Conference on Management of Data, Web Science, and Principles and Practice of Constraint Programming.

The most cited publication by Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai research is Gentleman et al.’s (2004) “Bioconductor: open software development for computational biology and bioinformatics,” which was published in Genome Biology and has generated a total of 12,595 citations to date. The university’s second most cited work is Llovet et al.’s (2008) “Sorafenib in advanced hepatocellular carcinoma.” Published in The New England Journal of Medicine, this article has received 12,313 citations. In addition, the third most cited ISMMS research output is Polman et al.’s (2011) “Diagnostic criteria for multiple sclerosis: 2010 Revisions to the McDonald criteria,” featured in the Annals of Neurology and was cited 8,765 times.

Some of Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai research centers include the Brain Injury Research Center of Mount Sinai, the Center for Bariatric and Minimally Invasive Surgery, the Center for Interventional Cardiovascular Research and Clinical Trials, and The Barbara and Maurice Deane Prostate Health and Research Center.

Moreover, it has numerous clinical laboratories like the Anne Bowcock Laboratory that investigates the human genes’ spontaneous modifications or genetic differences that result in diseases. It also aims to understand the genetic foundations of cancer and diseases.
D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines.
35 World 26 National D-index 145 Citations 76,716 506
51 World 36 National D-index 139 Citations 73,520 539
73 World 52 National D-index 132 Citations 60,117 386
220 World 147 National D-index 106 Citations 49,386 668
268 World 170 National D-index 100 Citations 32,789 342
349 World 220 National D-index 95 Citations 35,704 290
389 World 241 National D-index 92 Citations 46,022 186
466 World 276 National D-index 88 Citations 30,241 259
476 World 286 National D-index 87 Citations 25,729 246
580 World 346 National D-index 82 Citations 31,118 196
704 World 408 National D-index 79 Citations 25,134 304
739 World 427 National D-index 77 Citations 30,915 133
765 World 437 National D-index 77 Citations 26,591 202
878 World 491 National D-index 74 Citations 14,167 186
899 World 497 National D-index 73 Citations 17,804 222
1465 World 740 National D-index 64 Citations 15,250 138
1739 World 859 National D-index 60 Citations 15,863 140
1992 World 976 National D-index 57 Citations 12,349 128
2492 World 1200 National D-index 52 Citations 9,844 107
2570 World 1238 National D-index 51 Citations 11,368 95
2640 World 1270 National D-index 51 Citations 6,190 170
3316 World 1557 National D-index 43 Citations 6,294 114
3388 World 1584 National D-index 43 Citations 11,210 91

Our research was coordinated by Imed Bouchrika, PhD, a computer scientist with a well-established record of collaboration on a number of international research projects with different partners from the academic community. His role was to make sure all data remained unbiased, accurate, and up-to-date.

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