Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

- Neuroscience Ranking

United States Established: 1963 Scholars: 23
Best Scientists Overview

Best scientists

This ranking lists all the best researchers from the Neuroscience discipline and affiliated with Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. There are a total of 23 researchers included with 4 of them also being included in the global ranking.


Description for Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (ISMMS) is a private medical school located in New York City, New York. In 1963, Mount Sinai Hospital chartered the school to be its main teaching hospital. In 1982, it was the first medical school to create a geriatrics department in the U.S. With a $2.9 billion annual budget, it currently ranks among the top 20 research-based medical schools worldwide and is an acknowledged leader in biomedical health sciences.

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Key Statistics

ISMMS comprises 34 academic units, which include the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Science, the Department of Cell, Developmental and Regenerative Biology, the Department of Diagnostic, Molecular and Interventional Radiology, and the Department of Diagnostic, Molecular and Interventional Radiology

It has a total of 1,233 students, which include 582 postdoctoral fellows, 329 master's students, 311 Ph.D. students, 92 M.D./Ph.D. students, and 578 medical students. The medical school also has over 2,000 fellows and residents.

The other Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai key statistics include its more than 6,500 full-time, part-time, and voluntary teaching personnel and the 5,640 full-time administrative staff.

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Research

ISMMS is composed of 39 multidisciplinary research centers and clinical Institutes. Propelled by its groundbreaking research projects, the medical school has received a total of $413 million in funding awarded by the National Institutes of Health for 2020.

The top three fields of research of Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai are medicine, biology, and internal medicine. Its researchers have published in prestigious journals including The Lancet, The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, and the American Journal of Human Genetics. Many of them have also attended and/or been invited to present their research at international scholarly and professional conferences such as the International Conference on Management of Data, Web Science, and Principles and Practice of Constraint Programming.

The most cited publication by Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai research is Gentleman et al.’s (2004) “Bioconductor: open software development for computational biology and bioinformatics,” which was published in Genome Biology and has generated a total of 12,595 citations to date. The university’s second most cited work is Llovet et al.’s (2008) “Sorafenib in advanced hepatocellular carcinoma.” Published in The New England Journal of Medicine, this article has received 12,313 citations. In addition, the third most cited ISMMS research output is Polman et al.’s (2011) “Diagnostic criteria for multiple sclerosis: 2010 Revisions to the McDonald criteria,” featured in the Annals of Neurology and was cited 8,765 times.

Some of Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai research centers include the Brain Injury Research Center of Mount Sinai, the Center for Bariatric and Minimally Invasive Surgery, the Center for Interventional Cardiovascular Research and Clinical Trials, and The Barbara and Maurice Deane Prostate Health and Research Center.

Moreover, it has numerous clinical laboratories like the Anne Bowcock Laboratory that investigates the human genes’ spontaneous modifications or genetic differences that result in diseases. It also aims to understand the genetic foundations of cancer and diseases.
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.
15 World 9 National D-index 174 Citations 124,504 484
68 World 43 National D-index 135 Citations 68,658 591
347 World 198 National D-index 93 Citations 27,276 271
577 World 321 National D-index 80 Citations 41,219 161
1005 World 520 National D-index 67 Citations 12,060 185
1006 World 521 National D-index 67 Citations 14,645 139
1104 World 567 National D-index 65 Citations 22,729 130
1347 World 665 National D-index 61 Citations 13,482 152
1491 World 726 National D-index 59 Citations 10,120 137
2052 World 973 National D-index 53 Citations 12,610 97
2346 World 1100 National D-index 50 Citations 14,105 102
2915 World 1344 National D-index 44 Citations 10,569 68
3307 World 1502 National D-index 40 Citations 8,496 74
3424 World 1547 National D-index 39 Citations 7,237 67
3557 World 1601 National D-index 38 Citations 9,885 77
3872 World 1719 National D-index 37 Citations 8,598 60
4164 World 1835 National D-index 35 Citations 4,865 67
4696 World 2021 National D-index 33 Citations 7,727 67
5092 World 2198 National D-index 31 Citations 4,570 61
5350 World 2286 National D-index 31 Citations 2,953 62
5365 World 2291 National D-index 31 Citations 4,819 60
5519 World 2333 National D-index 30 Citations 4,300 47
5588 World 2375 National D-index 30 Citations 5,358 37

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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