University of Verona

University of Verona

- Medicine Ranking

Italy Established: 1982 Scholars: 19
Best Scientists Overview

Best scientists

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

This ranking lists all the best researchers from the Medicine discipline and affiliated with University of Verona. There are a total of 19 researchers included. The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists in University of Verona is 1,569 with a mean value for the h-index of 82.58. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in University of Verona is 7,862 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 413.79.


University of Verona

University of Verona (UNIVR or CUS Verona) is a public university in Verona, Italy. It was established and was awarded university status in 1982. With a diverse student body that comes from more than 15 countries, UNIVR is recognized among the top non-private educational institutions of higher learning in the country.

University of Verona Key Statistics

UNIVR’s educational structure is organized into three schools. These are the School of Science and Engineering, the School of Economics and Management, and the School of Medicine and Surgery. It offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses in, among others, business administration, engineering, economics, and computer science.

It has a student population of more than 20,000 undergraduates and postgraduates. Among other University of Verona key statistics, the university employs over 1,500 academic and administrative staff members across its campuses. These campuses are the Humanities, Economics and Law campus and the Medicine, Science and Technology campus.

The university’s academic and administrative facilities and services include student accommodation, healthcare services, computer laboratories, and a comprehensive library network consisting of two main libraries and several departmental libraries.

University of Verona Research

UNIVR is one of the leading research institutions in the nation. It is funded through the grants and fellowships of the INVITE Project and the Horizon Programme of the European Union, the Massimiliano Calabrese Research Challenge Award, and the Ministry of Universities and Research.

The top University of Verona research fields are in medicine, particularly in internal medicine, intensive care, and pathology. Researchers from the university are also a fixture at global research conferences and meets such as at the Language Resources and Evaluation, International Conference on Computer Supported Education, and the European Workshop Microelectronics Education.

Its most cited research output is Cruz-Jentoft et al.’s (2010) “Sarcopenia: European consensus on definition and diagnosis report of the European working group on sarcopenia in older people” published in Age and Ageing with 10,671 citations to date. UNIVR’s second most popular research work is Klionsky et al.’s (2021) “Guidelines for the use and interpretation of assays for monitoring autophagy (4th edition),” published in Autophagy. It has been cited 8,116 times.

Meanwhile, the university’s third most cited research article is Bosquet et al.’s (2012) “Allergic rhinitis and its impact on asthma (ARIA): Achievements in 10 years and future needs.” This article, which talks about the frequency of asthma and allergic rhinitis to coexist in the same subjects, the existing advancements to treat such patients, and the future needs, was published in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology and has been cited 7,730 times.

In addition, there are also several University of Verona research centers and institutes in its premises. These include the Miriam Cherubini Loro Centre for Applied Research, the Research Centre for Mountain Sport and Health, the Interdepartmental Centre for Economic Research, and the Interdepartmental Centre for Experimental Research.

Its other research units are the University Language Centre, the Centre for Technological Platforms, the University Laboratory of Medical Research, and the Teaching and Learning Center di Ateneo.
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.
2028 World 38 National Giuseppe Lippi

Giuseppe Lippi

University of Verona, Italy
D-index 114 Citations 58,218 1,660
2554 World 51 National Claudio Bassi

Claudio Bassi

University of Verona, Italy
D-index 109 Citations 61,079 558
4870 World 145 National Aldo Scarpa

Aldo Scarpa

University of Verona, Italy
D-index 94 Citations 46,549 538
6384 World 188 National Enzo Bonora

Enzo Bonora

University of Verona, Italy
D-index 89 Citations 38,378 341
7312 World 224 National Giovanni Targher

Giovanni Targher

University of Verona, Italy
D-index 86 Citations 28,040 456
8829 World 277 National Massimo Franchini

Massimo Franchini

University of Verona, Italy
D-index 82 Citations 21,309 565
9174 World 289 National Paolo Pederzoli

Paolo Pederzoli

University of Verona, Italy
D-index 81 Citations 29,140 254
9603 World 302 National Giuseppe Zamboni

Giuseppe Zamboni

University of Verona, Italy
D-index 80 Citations 24,505 263
9626 World 303 National Giampiero Girolomoni

Giampiero Girolomoni

University of Verona, Italy
D-index 80 Citations 18,574 438
9766 World 315 National Marco Chilosi

Marco Chilosi

University of Verona, Italy
D-index 80 Citations 17,912 284
10458 World 351 National Giampaolo Tortora

Giampaolo Tortora

University of Verona, Italy
D-index 78 Citations 28,752 352
10927 World 369 National Vincenzo Bronte

Vincenzo Bronte

University of Verona, Italy
D-index 77 Citations 34,418 182
11214 World 387 National Guido Martignoni

Guido Martignoni

University of Verona, Italy
D-index 77 Citations 18,661 270
11849 World 405 National Giovanni Pizzolo

Giovanni Pizzolo

University of Verona, Italy
D-index 76 Citations 17,677 256
11993 World 408 National Marco A. Cassatella

Marco A. Cassatella

University of Verona, Italy
D-index 75 Citations 22,193 189
13112 World 445 National Domenico Girelli

Domenico Girelli

University of Verona, Italy
D-index 73 Citations 19,467 269
13327 World 458 National Angelo Pietrobelli

Angelo Pietrobelli

University of Verona, Italy
D-index 73 Citations 23,538 241
13518 World 471 National Corrado Barbui

Corrado Barbui

University of Verona, Italy
D-index 73 Citations 23,348 421
14192 World 502 National Andrea Rossi

Andrea Rossi

University of Verona, Italy
D-index 72 Citations 17,921 325
14865 World 520 National Michele Tansella

Michele Tansella

University of Verona, Italy
D-index 71 Citations 17,728 329

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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