Top 200 healthcare institutions in biomedical sciences

The table shows leading healthcare institutions ranked by their fractional count (FC) in biomedical sciences from 2015 to 2018. Also listed are institution's total number of biomedical science articles in the Nature Index (AC 2015–2018) and the percentage of biomedical science papers co-authored with researchers in other countries from 2015 to 2018 (internationally collaborative %).

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RankInstitutionCountry / RegionFC 2015-
AC 2015-
Internationally collaborative (%)
1The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (UT Southwestern Medical Center)United States of America (USA)471.4896544.2 %
2Columbia University Irving Medical Center (CUIMC), CUUnited States of America (USA)423.651,20355.9 %
3Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC)United States of America (USA)346.9190054.7 %
4Duke University Health SystemUnited States of America (USA)343.1892350.4 %
5UW MedicineUnited States of America (USA)323.421,00048.7 %
6Michigan Medicine, U-MUnited States of America (USA)323.1596448.9 %
7UC San Diego Health SciencesUnited States of America (USA)316.451,17056.2 %
8The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer CenterUnited States of America (USA)314.8791764.2 %
9Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH)United States of America (USA)305.611,36458.7 %
10UCLA HealthUnited States of America (USA)297.671,01454.5 %
11NYU Langone Medical Center (NYULMC)United States of America (USA)273.4877754.2 %
12Mount Sinai Health System (MSHS)United States of America (USA)262.5886762.7 %
13Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC)United States of America (USA)251.6077551.7 %
14Feinberg School of Medicine, NUUnited States of America (USA)226.8960247.8 %
15Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH)United States of America (USA)209.831,15963.4 %
16Boston Children's Hospital (BCH)United States of America (USA)195.3492361.4 %
17Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (DFCI)United States of America (USA)181.4991759.0 %
18Mayo ClinicUnited States of America (USA)179.2858265.6 %
19St. Jude Children's Research Hospital (St. Jude)United States of America (USA)161.8739156.3 %
20Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico (IRCCS)Italy153.7975484.6 %
21UCSF HealthUnited States of America (USA)136.8063453.2 %
22Health Sciences Center (HSC), UtahUnited States of America (USA)119.9137653.7 %
23Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC)United States of America (USA)114.5152457.6 %
24Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (CCHMC)United States of America (USA)112.9633459.0 %
25Cleveland ClinicUnited States of America (USA)103.8731757.7 %
26Charité - University Medicine BerlinGermany93.0048176.1 %
27The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids), U of TCanada85.1740679.3 %
28Indiana University School of Medicine (IUSM)United States of America (USA)83.1629151.9 %
29University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC), URUnited States of America (USA)82.7424453.7 %
30Erasmus University Medical Center (Erasmus MC)Netherlands82.6843389.6 %
31University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE), UHHGermany81.7030781.4 %
32University Health Network (UHN), U of TCanada78.8738376.8 %
33Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC)Netherlands76.7335287.2 %
34City of HopeUnited States of America (USA)71.9519459.3 %
35Netherlands Cancer Institute (NKI)Netherlands70.6120173.1 %
36Johns Hopkins Medicine (JHM), JHUUnited States of America (USA)67.9734353.6 %
37McGill University Health Centre (MUHC)Canada67.3128772.8 %
38University Medical Center Utrecht (UMC Utrecht)Netherlands67.2535886.0 %
39Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)United States of America (USA)65.8034252.9 %
40University Medical Center Göttingen (UMG)Germany65.3830266.9 %
41John T. Milliken Department of Medicine, WUSTLUnited States of America (USA)64.1126140.2 %
42The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UT Health San Antonio)United States of America (USA)63.7818755.6 %
43University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC)United States of America (USA)59.3913450.0 %
44Hannover Medical School (MHH)Germany58.6024482.0 %
45Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center (OSUWMC)United States of America (USA)58.1621748.4 %
46UC Davis HealthUnited States of America (USA)54.1623455.1 %
47University Hospital Bonn (UKB), Uni BonnGermany54.0026881.0 %
48UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer CenterUnited States of America (USA)53.1128848.6 %
49Stanford Department of MedicineUnited States of America (USA)52.9432756.9 %
50College of Medicine, MUSCUnited States of America (USA)51.5113835.5 %
51Spanish National Cancer Research Centre (CNIO)Spain51.2715583.9 %
52Radboud University Medical Centre (Radboudumc), RUNetherlands51.0033097.0 %
53University of Kansas Medical Center (KUMC)United States of America (USA)50.2618244.0 %
54University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG), RUGNetherlands49.9728490.8 %
55UCSF Department of Medicine (DOM)United States of America (USA)47.4226055.0 %
56University of Connecticut Health Center (UCHC)United States of America (USA)46.5814954.4 %
57University Hospital Tübingen (UKT), Uni TübingenGermany44.7421877.5 %
58VU University Medical Center (VUmc)Netherlands44.4421387.8 %
59Academic Medical Center (AMC), UvANetherlands43.6826790.3 %
60Yale Department of Internal MedicineUnited States of America (USA)42.8316550.9 %
61University Medical Center FreiburgGermany40.9523689.0 %
62University Medical Center Mainz, JGUGermany40.4918575.7 %
63Cedars-Sinai Medical Center (Cedars-Sinai)United States of America (USA)40.3717166.7 %
64Department of Medicine, PennUnited States of America (USA)39.7621150.7 %
65Heidelberg University Hospital, Uni HeidelbergGermany39.5527581.5 %
66School of Medicine, WSUUnited States of America (USA)39.5012752.8 %
67OU Health Sciences Center (OUHSC)United States of America (USA)38.1714049.3 %
68Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center (WFBMC), WFUUnited States of America (USA)38.1416264.8 %
69University Hospital of Munich (KUM), LMUGermany36.6627988.5 %
70University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)United States of America (USA)36.4818652.7 %
71The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth)United States of America (USA)36.3119865.7 %
72Houston MethodistUnited States of America (USA)35.7414369.2 %
73Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris (AP-HP)France35.6845984.3 %
74Stanford Department of PathologyUnited States of America (USA)33.8321152.1 %
75UTMB HealthUnited States of America (USA)33.7812851.6 %
76University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC)United States of America (USA)33.6212452.4 %
77Department of Medicine, JHUUnited States of America (USA)33.5418550.3 %
78Department of Neurology, WUSTLUnited States of America (USA)33.4612338.2 %
79Sinai Health System, U of TCanada33.2921787.1 %
80University Hospital of Lausanne (CHUV), UNILSwitzerland33.2319091.1 %
81Yonsei University Health System (YUHS)South Korea33.1512356.1 %
82West China School of Medicine/West China Hospital of Sichuan University (WCSM/WCH), SCUChina32.9613767.2 %
83Department of Medicine, UChicagoUnited States of America (USA)32.1814350.3 %
84University Hospital of Erlangen, FAUGermany32.0717483.9 %
85University Hospital Zurich (UHZ)Switzerland31.2915886.7 %
86H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research InstituteUnited States of America (USA)30.8311958.0 %
87Health Sciences Center (HSC), UofLUnited States of America (USA)30.258354.2 %
88Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA)Canada29.1014683.6 %
89Medical University of Innsbruck (MUI)Austria28.5813193.1 %
90Renji Hospital, SJTUChina28.4513257.6 %
91University Hospital of Münster (UKM), WWUGermany28.2615082.7 %
92Texas Children's Hospital, BCMUnited States of America (USA)28.1521155.9 %
93Stanford Department of Neurology and Neurological SciencesUnited States of America (USA)27.2512737.0 %
94Oslo University Hospital (OUS)Norway27.0621291.0 %
95TUM University Hospital Klinikum rechts der Isar (MRI)Germany26.5319782.7 %
96Sun Yat-sen University Cancer Center (SYSUCC), SYSUChina26.5110963.3 %
97Stanford Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral SciencesUnited States of America (USA)26.2110541.9 %
98Abramson Cancer Center, PennUnited States of America (USA)25.5314147.5 %
99Fox Chase Cancer Center (FCCC), Temple UniversityUnited States of America (USA)25.409258.7 %
100UNM Health Sciences Center (HSC)United States of America (USA)25.118665.1 %
101Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI)United States of America (USA)24.908560.0 %
102University of Florida Health (UF Health)United States of America (USA)24.7111258.0 %
103Weill Cornell MedicineUnited States of America (USA)24.3818255.5 %
104Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, JHUUnited States of America (USA)23.9915656.4 %
105Saarland University Medical Center (UKS) / Faculty of Medicine, Saar-UniGermany23.788568.2 %
106Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary (MEEI)United States of America (USA)23.568151.9 %
107Department of Pediatrics, UC San DiegoUnited States of America (USA)23.1215158.3 %
108Department of Medicine, CU AnschutzUnited States of America (USA)22.948948.3 %
109Georgetown University Medical Center (GUMC)United States of America (USA)22.598958.4 %
110Hadassah Medical Center, HUJIIsrael22.4110782.2 %
111School of Medicine, SLUUnited States of America (USA)22.366440.6 %
112Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre (Peter Mac)Australia21.9211879.7 %
113Yale Department of PsychiatryUnited States of America (USA)21.4810362.1 %
114CHU de Québec, ULCanada21.4510777.6 %
115University Medical Center Schleswig-Holstein (UKSH)Germany21.4518792.0 %
116Department of Medicine, PittUnited States of America (USA)21.268541.2 %
117Harvard Joslin Diabetes CenterUnited States of America (USA)21.176851.5 %
118Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC)United States of America (USA)20.985341.5 %
119Health Innovation ManchesterUnited Kingdom (UK)20.5811582.6 %
120Ulm University Medical CenterGermany20.3914582.8 %
121Karolinska University HospitalSweden20.3823494.9 %
122Singapore Health Services Pte. Ltd. (SingHealth)Singapore20.2014685.6 %
123University Hospital of Würzburg (UKW), University of WürzburgGermany19.7410877.8 %
124National Cancer Center (NCC)Japan19.637946.8 %
125Essen University HospitalGermany19.1814488.9 %
126University Hospital Duesseldorf (UKD)Germany18.8512178.5 %
127University Hospital Frankfurt, GUGermany18.778582.4 %
128Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust (OUH)United Kingdom (UK)18.3118280.2 %
129Department of Medicine, UMass Medical SchoolUnited States of America (USA)18.208967.4 %
130Ruijin Hospital, SJTUChina18.188772.4 %
131Rush University Medical CenterUnited States of America (USA)17.758564.7 %
132Children's Medical Center Research Institute (CRI)United States of America (USA)17.696845.6 %
133Stanford Department of PediatricsUnited States of America (USA)17.6713550.4 %
134University Hospital of CologneGermany17.5516786.2 %
135Seattle Children's HospitalUnited States of America (USA)17.0012061.7 %
136National Jewish Health (NJH), CU AnschutzUnited States of America (USA)16.817254.2 %
137Ajou University Medical CenterSouth Korea16.664052.5 %
138Department of Biochemistry, BUUnited States of America (USA)16.624143.9 %
139UCSF Department of PathologyUnited States of America (USA)16.4311362.8 %
140University Hospital Aachen (UKA), RWTH AachenGermany16.1811187.4 %
141Jena University Hospital (UKJ), FSUGermany16.1110475.0 %
142Sir Mortimer B. Davis Jewish General Hospital (SMBD JGH)Canada16.099176.9 %
143Department of Pediatrics, BCMUnited States of America (USA)16.0815944.7 %
144Hospital of the University of Montreal (CHUM)Canada15.877878.2 %
145VCU Medical CenterUnited States of America (USA)15.824742.6 %
146Children's National Health SystemUnited States of America (USA)15.537974.7 %
147Albany Medical CenterUnited States of America (USA)15.394440.9 %
148Department of Anesthesiology, WUSTLUnited States of America (USA)14.954040.0 %
149Oxford MRC Molecular Haematology Unit (MHU)United Kingdom (UK)14.915178.4 %
150Samsung Medical Center (SMC)South Korea14.616274.2 %
151Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hospital, SYSUChina14.493951.3 %
152Department of Pathology, UChicagoUnited States of America (USA)14.217349.3 %
153Addenbrooke's HospitalUnited Kingdom (UK)14.1015384.3 %
154The Ottawa HospitalCanada13.985967.8 %
155OSU Department of Pediatrics (Nationwide Children's Hospital)United States of America (USA)13.888463.1 %
156Biomedical Center München (BMC), LMUGermany13.637364.4 %
157USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer CenterUnited States of America (USA)13.569057.8 %
158Masonic Cancer Center, UMNUnited States of America (USA)13.547644.7 %
159Catalan Health Institute (ICS)Spain13.3611787.2 %
160RigshospitaletDenmark13.2913891.3 %
161The Winship Cancer Institute of Emory UniversityUnited States of America (USA)13.265850.0 %
162Waisman Center, UW-MadisonUnited States of America (USA)13.233842.1 %
163Department of Internal Medicine, UIUnited States of America (USA)13.086634.8 %
164Asan Medical Center (AMC)South Korea12.777068.6 %
165VA Palo Alto Healthcare System (VAPAHCS)United States of America (USA)12.728943.8 %
166Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS)United States of America (USA)12.534165.9 %
167National Taiwan University Hospital (NTUH)Taiwan12.487557.3 %
168Harvard Department of MedicineUnited States of America (USA)12.4013262.9 %
169CHU Sainte-JustineCanada12.007585.3 %
170University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center, CWRUUnited States of America (USA)11.997843.6 %
171Yale Department of NeurosurgeryUnited States of America (USA)11.994250.0 %
172Jiangsu Provincial People's Hospital (The First Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University)China11.956155.7 %
173Maastricht University Medical Center+ (Maastricht UMC+)Netherlands11.9312495.2 %
174Department of Psychiatry, UW-MadisonUnited States of America (USA)11.872755.6 %
175Stanford Department of NeurosurgeryUnited States of America (USA)11.807147.9 %
176USC Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA)United States of America (USA)11.807058.6 %
177Beijing Cancer Hospital / School of Oncology, PKUChina11.725440.7 %
178Second Affiliated Hospital of Zhejiang University (SAHZU), ZJUChina11.706162.3 %
179Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, JHUUnited States of America (USA)11.7011652.6 %
180UCSF Diabetes CenterUnited States of America (USA)11.697040.0 %
181Yale Department of NeurologyUnited States of America (USA)11.575453.7 %
182Department of Psychiatry, PennUnited States of America (USA)11.555242.3 %
183Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain HealthCanada11.493574.3 %
184University of Missouri Health SystemUnited States of America (USA)11.394436.4 %
185Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey (CINJ), RUUnited States of America (USA)11.246259.7 %
186Zhongshan Hospital, Fudan UniversityChina11.207968.4 %
187Seoul National University Hospital (SNUH)South Korea11.177263.9 %
188University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden, TU DresdenGermany11.149786.6 %
189Northwell HealthUnited States of America (USA)11.126678.8 %
190Fudan University Shanghai Cancer Center (FUSCC)China11.076634.8 %
191IRCCS Humanitas Research HospitalItaly10.985070.0 %
192Xiangya Hospital, CSUChina10.966985.5 %
193Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center (DHMC)United States of America (USA)10.896145.9 %
194Department of Pediatrics, Emory UniversityUnited States of America (USA)10.845856.9 %
195Wuhan Union Hospital, HUSTChina10.745477.8 %
196University Hospitals Leuven (UZ Leuven)Belgium10.7311788.9 %
197Tianjin Medical University Cancer Institute and Hospital, TMUChina10.735466.7 %
198UAB Department of PathologyUnited States of America (USA)10.684245.2 %
199OSU Department of Internal MedicineUnited States of America (USA)10.658765.5 %
200Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, U of TCanada10.625675.0 %