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 The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.
There are a total of 39 researchers included with 1 of them also being included in the global ranking.
The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists
in The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston is 3,582 with a mean value for
the h-index of 91.85. The total sum of
publications for the best scientists in The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston is 18,425 with the
mean value for publications per scientist of 472.44.
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is a public educational institution in Houston Texas. Established in the Texas Medical Center grounds, the institution was established in 1972 by the University of Texas Board of Regents. With a selective admission policy and modern educational and clinical facilities, UTHealth is regarded as one of the premier medical universities in the nation.
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Key Statistics
UTHealth's academic structure is organized into six schools. These schools include the John P. and Kathrine G. McGovern Medical School, the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, the School of Dentistry, and the School of Public Health. It offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses in medicine, nursing, biomedical informatics, and dentistry.
It has over 5,000 undergraduates and postgraduates. The university also employs over 7,000 academic and administrative staff members across multiple departments. Among its most notable faculty members include UTHealth professor James "Red" Duke, American microbiologist Millicent Goldschmidt, and public health educator Robert Palmer Beasley.
Other The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston key statistics are its academic and administrative facilities that include a Child Development Center, student housing, and multiple dining halls. The university also has multiple libraries, including the UT School of Health Public Library, the UT Medical Branch Moody Library, and the UT School of Public Health Library.
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Research
UTHealth cooperates with external organizations to generate funding for their research activities. Among the organizations that provide grants and fellowships to support the university's research efforts are the American Heart Association, the National Science Foundation, and the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas.
The university has performed thorough research in various disciplines but they are known for producing high-quality outputs in medicine, biology, and internal medicine. They have also sent its researchers to international research conferences and symposiums such as WebSci: Web Science, EMBC: International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, and AMIA: American Medical Informatics Association Annual Symposium.
Its most cited research output is Saitou and Nei's (1987) "The neighbor-joining method: A new method for reconstructing phylogenetic trees," which was published in Molecular Biology and cited 63,668 times. Meanwhile, UTHealth's second most popular research work is Lander et al.'s (2001) "Initial sequencing and analysis of the human genome," which was published in Nature and has 27,476 citations.
On the other hand, its third most popular output is Arnett et al.'s (1988) "The American Rheumatism Association 1987 revised criteria for the classification of rheumatoid arthritis." This article which outlines the revised criteria for the identification of rheumatoid arthritis generated from a computerized evaluation of 262 patients was published in Arthritis and Rheumatism and cited 24,391 times.
Other The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston research facilities are its modern research centers and institutes. These include the Center for Antimicrobial Resistance and Microbial Genomics, the Center for Cardiovascular Biology & Atherosclerosis Research, and the Center for Human Development Research.
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.
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston,
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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