Position in the ranking is based on each scientist’s D-index using data compiled from
OpenAlex and CrossRef by December 21st 2022.
This ranking lists all the best researchers from the Medicine discipline and
affiliated with University of Colorado Denver.
There are a total of 49 researchers included with 4 of them also being included in the global ranking.
The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists
in University of Colorado Denver is 4,594 with a mean value for
the h-index of 93.76. The total sum of
publications for the best scientists in University of Colorado Denver is 21,036 with the
mean value for publications per scientist of 429.31.
University of Colorado Denver
University of Colorado Denver (UC Denver) is a public research university in Denver, Colorado. It was founded in 1912 through the merger of the University of Denver’s School of Medicine and the Denver and Gross Medical College. It is a member institution of the University of Colorado system and is affiliated with the Association of Academic Health Centers. It is recognized internationally for its programs in medicine, psychology, engineering, and biology.
University of Colorado Denver Key Statistics
The university comprises eight schools and colleges, including the School of Education & Human Development, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, College of Engineering, Design, and Computing, and College of Architecture and Planning. It houses the largest graduate schools in education and business in the state.
University of Colorado Denver's student population is approximately 13,548, with 10,896 undergraduates and 2,652 postgraduates, including 11,000 online students. It employs around 4,023 academic staff.
The other University of Colorado Denver key statistics include its main library, the Auraria Library, whose library services are shared by three institutions within the campus: the Community College of Denver, Metropolitan State University of Denver, and CU Denver. The library has a collection of almost 1 million print books, 300 databases, 44,000 e-journals, and 130,000 e-books.
University of Colorado Denver Research
UC Denver is known nationally and internationally for its advanced, focused research. Its programs are funded mostly by external grants, with $216.6 million in total funding over the last decade. Its top fields of research are medicine, surgery, and biology.
University of Colorado Denver research outputs have been published in prestigious journals like JAMA, The Lancet, and the Journal of Clinical Oncology. Its researchers have attended major scholarly conferences such as Parallel Computing, Web Science, Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences.
The most cited University of Colorado Denver research publication is Richards et al.’s (2015) “Standards and guidelines for the interpretation of sequence variants: A joint consensus recommendation of the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics and the Association for Molecular Pathology.” This proposed set of clinical protocols was featured in Genetics in Medicine and has been cited 16,942 times.
The university’s second most cited publication is Hodi et al.’s (2010) “Improved survival with ipilimumab in patients with metastatic melanoma,” which appeared in The New England Journal of Medicine and has received 13,649 citations.
Moreover, the university’s third most cited publication is Dellinger et al.’s (2013) “Surviving sepsis campaign: International guidelines for management of severe sepsis and septic shock: 2012,” which was published in Critical Care Medicine and has been cited 13,377 times.
CU Denver, through the Anschutz Medical Campus, is recognized for its world-class research programs. Some of its established core laboratories include the Tissue Biobanking and Histology Shared Resource/CCTSI Biobanking Consortium, the Rocky Mountain Neurological Disorders Center Core - Machine Shop, and Optogenetics, and Gates Center for Regenerative Medicine - Histology - Morphology and Phenotyping.
The university also has the Center for Practice Engaged Education Research, The Research Center, the Diabetes Research Center, the Machine Learning Lab, and the Edge Computing group.
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.
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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