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 Vita-Salute San Raffaele University.
There are a total of 36 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 Vita-Salute San Raffaele University is 3,253 with a mean value for
the h-index of 90.36. The total sum of
publications for top scientists in Vita-Salute San Raffaele University is 17,827 with the
mean value for publications per scientist of 495.19.
Vita-Salute San Raffaele University
Vita-Salute San Raffaele University (Università Vita-Salute San Raffaele, UniSR, or San Raffaele) is a private research university in Milan, Italy. It was founded in 1996 and has become one of the top European institutions in various biomedical teaching and research. A member of the Gruppo Ospedaliero San Donato, this private not-for-profit university is also recognized for its world-leading postgraduate programs in medical sciences, including its unique International MD Program.
Vita-Salute San Raffaele University Key Statistics
San Raffaele is organized into three faculties. These are the Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Philosophy, and Faculty of Psychology. It has 28 graduate schools in the fields of medical, surgical, and clinical services.
Vita-Salute San Raffaele University's student population is approximately 3,114. Employing over 450 academic staff, it has a 10:1 student-to-faculty ratio.
The other Vita-Salute San Raffaele University key statistics include the San Raffaele library that holds a monographic collection of 6,000 volumes, over 40,000 volumes of journals, and more than 400 subscriptions. UniSR has two on-campus student residences: Cassinella and Cascina Melghera.
Vita-Salute San Raffaele University Research
UniSR is an internationally recognized medical care research institution founded on the merger between clinical research and laboratory activities. With a high research publication volume and impact factor, the university’s research is backed by 1,200 professional researchers working in over 100 laboratories to produce more than 2,080 scholarly publications and numerous research translations.
The top fields of Vita-Salute San Raffaele University research are medicine, internal medicine, and surgery. Its research outputs have been published in prestigious journals like European Urology, The New England Journal of Medicine, and Circulation.
San Raffaele researchers have attended major scholarly conferences such as CARS: Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery, NSS: IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium, and WebSci: Web Science.
The most cited Vita-Salute San Raffaele University research publication is Camm et al.'s (2010) “Guidelines for the management of atrial fibrillation The Task Force for the Management of Atrial Fibrillation of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC).” This article was published in the European Heart Journal and has received 8,519 citations to date.
The university’s second most cited publication is Klionsky et al.'s (2021) “Guidelines for the use and interpretation of assays for monitoring autophagy (4th edition),” which was featured in Autophagy and has been cited 8,264 times by researchers and medical students worldwide.
Moreover, the university’s third most cited publication is an earlier Klionsky et al. work, “Guidelines for the use and interpretation of assays for monitoring autophagy.” This medical practice protocol recommendation was published in 2012 in Autophagy and has received 8,028 citations thus far.
In addition, San Raffaele is home to several research centers and institutes. These include the Center for Advanced Technology, Omics Sciences, Center for Nursing Research and Innovation, Palazzo Arese Borromeo, and the Center for Studies in Ethics and Politics. It also houses the International Research Center for European Culture and Politics, Center for Neurolinguistics and Psycholinguistics, Center for Experimental and Applied Epistemology, and the Interfaculty Research Center for the History of Health and its Basic Science.
Vita-Salute San Raffaele University,
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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