Shandong First Medical University (Shandong Academy of Medical Sciences) : 7 disciplines have entered the top 1% of ESI worldwide

2022-06-22 0 By

The immunology discipline of Shandong First Medical University (Shandong Academy of Medical Sciences) has entered the top 1% of ESI global ranking, according to the latest ESI statistics released by Clarivate Analytics.At present, 7 disciplines of clinical Medicine, pharmacology and Toxicology, Biology and Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and genetics, Neuroscience and Behavior, Chemistry and immunology have entered the top 1% of ESI in the world, reaching a record high in total number and ranking 10th (tied) among independent medical universities for the first time.Among them, the clinical medicine discipline ranks 21st in the Mainland and 9th in the independent medical colleges, ranking firmly in the “top ten”.In recent years, Shandong First Medical University (Shandong Academy of Medical Sciences) insists on optimizing the layout of disciplines and the construction of disciplines classification, setting up three categories of disciplines: peak, advantage and characteristic.The three representative disciplines all achieved good results.The clinical medicine discipline of the university, as the peak discipline in Shandong Province and the first-level discipline authorized for doctoral degrees, has been ranked in the top 1% of ESI in the world for 7 consecutive years.In the past ten years, relying on the four advantageous directions of oncology, ophthalmology, dermatology, endocrinology and metabolism, it has won 5 National Science and Technology awards, and the number of national science and Technology awards ranks first among clinical medicine disciplines in China.The discipline of basic medicine is an advantageous discipline of the university (College) and a high-level discipline of Shandong Province, with the characteristics of the integration of science, education and medicine.The related 2 ESI disciplines — Immunology, Biology and Biochemistry are ranked in the top 1% of ESI worldwide.Another advantageous discipline of the university is public health and preventive medicine, which has national key clinical specialty, national first-class undergraduate specialty and provincial University Collaborative Innovation Center. Currently, it has been approved to build the second biosafety protection level 3 laboratory (P3 laboratory) in Shandong Province.Biology, one of the characteristic disciplines of the university, is characterized by the integration of science and education and the intersection of disciplines. It is jointly led by the college of Science and education integration — The College of Biomedical Sciences (Provincial Medical biotechnology Research Center) and the College of Life Sciences.Two related ESI disciplines are ranked in the top 1% of ESI. This discipline takes the lead in promoting basic research on the prevention and treatment of rare and rare diseases in China, and has established clinical resource database and information registration system for rare and rare diseases.Author: Wei Haizheng