Brown University

Brown University

Medicine Ranking

United States Established: 1764 Scholars: 51
Top Scientists Overview

Top scientists

Position in the ranking is based on each scientist’s h-index using data compiled from Microsoft Graph by December 6th 2021.

This ranking lists all top researchers from the Medicine discipline and affiliated with Brown University. There are a total of 51 researchers included with 3 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the h-index values for top scientists in Brown University is 4,509 with a mean value for the h-index of 88.41. The total sum of publications for top scientists in Brown University is 16,401 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 321.59.

Overview

One of the United States' renowned Ivy League educational institutions, Rhode Island's Brown University is the 7th oldest higher education institution in the U.S. and one of the nine colonial colleges chartered before the American Revolution. It is also the first in the country to accept students regardless of religious affiliation.

It boasts of the oldest Ivy League engineering department, which was established in 1847, and was among the first to offer doctorate degrees. It started offering doctoral degrees in the late 19th century, among the first institutions in the U.S. to do so. In 1887, it further added masters studies to go with doctoral studies.

In 1971, Brown University successfully merged Pembroke College, its coordinate women's campus, into its system.

Brown University comprises the School of Engineering, the Graduate School, the School of Professional Studies, the School of Public Health, and the College, which is built in the College Hill of Providence, Rhode Island. Brown University organizes its international programs through the Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs.

As a distinguished institution, Brown University is affiliated with a number of Nobel Prize laureates, National Humanities Medalists, as well as National Medal of Science winners. As of 2019, it counted 24 Pulitzer Prize winners, 8 billionaire graduates, and many notable graduates who served in various public and private capacities.

The university is renowned for exemplary courses in the field of Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Computer Science, Earth Sciences, Economics, Public Affairs, History, Mathematics, and Physics, among others. Its Egyptology major is a unique offering for a U.S. educational institution.

In the field of research, Brown University is ranked 103th as of 2017 by the National Science Foundation, based on total research and development expenditure, which stood at $212.3 at the time. The university holds an R1: Doctoral Universities-Very High Activity classification, as well as membership in the Association of American Universities, which it has held since 1933.

In sports, Brown University plays in the Ivy League athletic conference, an NCAA Division I conference. Its sports program, the Brown Bears, is the third largest of its kind, after Harvard and Princeton, respectively. It participates in such sports as rugby, rowing, baseball, soccer, hockey, and American football, among others.

Brown University lists more than 300 registered student organizations with varying interests, with on-campus resource centers to support its students. Student life on campus is lively and diverse, reflecting the university's thrust of providing balanced life and academic activities to its campus citizens.
World
National
Scholar
H-index
Citations
Publications
532 World 325 National Rena R. Wing

Rena R. Wing

Brown University, United States
H-index 145 Citations 87,855 621
608 World 361 National Martin B. Keller

Martin B. Keller

Brown University, United States
H-index 142 Citations 82,955 509
965 World 576 National Simin Liu

Simin Liu

Brown University, United States
H-index 131 Citations 152,432 420
1791 World 1045 National David A. Savitz

David A. Savitz

Brown University, United States
H-index 117 Citations 41,691 491
1867 World 1080 National Vincent Mor

Vincent Mor

Brown University, United States
H-index 116 Citations 51,173 643
2083 World 1220 National Lawrence H. Price

Lawrence H. Price

Brown University, United States
H-index 113 Citations 51,450 344
2579 World 1508 National Betty R. Vohr

Betty R. Vohr

Brown University, United States
H-index 109 Citations 40,083 348
2728 World 1581 National Jack R. Wands

Jack R. Wands

Brown University, United States
H-index 107 Citations 41,284 434
3413 World 1953 National Jack A. Elias

Jack A. Elias

Brown University, United States
H-index 102 Citations 38,072 286
3511 World 2005 National Karl T. Kelsey

Karl T. Kelsey

Brown University, United States
H-index 101 Citations 35,449 419
4071 World 2309 National Christopher H. Schmid

Christopher H. Schmid

Brown University, United States
H-index 98 Citations 67,450 268
4146 World 2344 National Ashish K. Jha

Ashish K. Jha

Brown University, United States
H-index 98 Citations 39,082 434
4219 World 2387 National Wafik S. El-Deiry

Wafik S. El-Deiry

Brown University, United States
H-index 97 Citations 47,207 414
4504 World 2545 National Alfred Ayala

Alfred Ayala

Brown University, United States
H-index 96 Citations 25,948 334
4876 World 2751 National Bess H. Marcus

Bess H. Marcus

Brown University, United States
H-index 94 Citations 54,356 305
4941 World 2792 National Steven M. Opal

Steven M. Opal

Brown University, United States
H-index 94 Citations 96,032 351
5628 World 3136 National Katharine A. Phillips

Katharine A. Phillips

Brown University, United States
H-index 91 Citations 29,097 231
5787 World 3195 National Martin A. Weinstock

Martin A. Weinstock

Brown University, United States
H-index 91 Citations 67,512 452
5936 World 3294 National Constantine Gatsonis

Constantine Gatsonis

Brown University, United States
H-index 90 Citations 72,440 188
6028 World 3348 National Karen L. Furie

Karen L. Furie

Brown University, United States
H-index 90 Citations 82,221 312
6329 World 3515 National Frank W. Sellke

Frank W. Sellke

Brown University, United States
H-index 89 Citations 41,313 539
7240 World 3984 National Joseph H. Friedman

Joseph H. Friedman

Brown University, United States
H-index 86 Citations 28,161 354
7584 World 4146 National Stephen L. Buka

Stephen L. Buka

Brown University, United States
H-index 85 Citations 26,496 270
8425 World 4595 National Ziya L. Gokaslan

Ziya L. Gokaslan

Brown University, United States
H-index 83 Citations 25,045 531
8643 World 4691 National Steven A. Rasmussen

Steven A. Rasmussen

Brown University, United States
H-index 82 Citations 37,241 172
8650 World 4689 National Ivan W. Miller

Ivan W. Miller

Brown University, United States
H-index 82 Citations 21,466 263
8695 World 4719 National Timothy J. Kinsella

Timothy J. Kinsella

Brown University, United States
H-index 82 Citations 21,648 332
9517 World 5147 National Barry M. Lester

Barry M. Lester

Brown University, United States
H-index 80 Citations 18,522 295
9634 World 5197 National Charles B. Eaton

Charles B. Eaton

Brown University, United States
H-index 80 Citations 24,130 434
10024 World 5380 National Richard N. Jones

Richard N. Jones

Brown University, United States
H-index 79 Citations 20,694 264
10045 World 5394 National Damaris J. Rohsenow

Damaris J. Rohsenow

Brown University, United States
H-index 79 Citations 20,420 215
10234 World 5478 National Abbot R. Laptook

Abbot R. Laptook

Brown University, United States
H-index 79 Citations 31,379 221
10325 World 5537 National Dwight J. Rouse

Dwight J. Rouse

Brown University, United States
H-index 79 Citations 26,295 334
10541 World 5635 National Linda L. Carpenter

Linda L. Carpenter

Brown University, United States
H-index 78 Citations 20,366 217
10940 World 5836 National Christine A. Biron

Christine A. Biron

Brown University, United States
H-index 77 Citations 27,795 123
11015 World 5866 National Eli Y. Adashi

Eli Y. Adashi

Brown University, United States
H-index 77 Citations 19,768 335
11609 World 6184 National Braden C. Fleming

Braden C. Fleming

Brown University, United States
H-index 76 Citations 15,191 200
11840 World 6295 National Mitchell M. Levy

Mitchell M. Levy

Brown University, United States
H-index 76 Citations 115,150 234
12164 World 6444 National Jasjit S. Ahluwalia

Jasjit S. Ahluwalia

Brown University, United States
H-index 75 Citations 16,140 286
12592 World 6673 National Anthony Spirito

Anthony Spirito

Brown University, United States
H-index 74 Citations 23,591 278
12844 World 6835 National Timothy P. Flanigan

Timothy P. Flanigan

Brown University, United States
H-index 74 Citations 15,612 326
12892 World 6807 National Ethan M Balk

Ethan M Balk

Brown University, United States
H-index 74 Citations 37,692 223
13095 World 6913 National Christopher W. Kahler

Christopher W. Kahler

Brown University, United States
H-index 73 Citations 17,129 242
13229 World 6956 National Suzanne M. de la Monte

Suzanne M. de la Monte

Brown University, United States
H-index 73 Citations 19,288 230
13736 World 7214 National Eleftherios Mylonakis

Eleftherios Mylonakis

Brown University, United States
H-index 72 Citations 19,167 303
13891 World 7288 National Stephen Salloway

Stephen Salloway

Brown University, United States
H-index 72 Citations 30,127 254
15202 World 7931 National Ira B. Wilson

Ira B. Wilson

Brown University, United States
H-index 71 Citations 18,166 217
15429 World 8000 National M. Tracie Shea

M. Tracie Shea

Brown University, United States
H-index 70 Citations 26,430 128
15611 World 8093 National Robert M. Swift

Robert M. Swift

Brown University, United States
H-index 70 Citations 15,866 203
15790 World 8132 National James E. Haddow

James E. Haddow

Brown University, United States
H-index 70 Citations 22,937 278
16161 World 8390 National Glenn E. Palomaki

Glenn E. Palomaki

Brown University, United States
H-index 70 Citations 24,118 296

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.

We list only scientists having Microsoft Academic Graph H-Index >= 70 within the area of Medicine. If you or other scholars are not listed, we appreciate if you can contact us.