IHME home to 15 of Clarivate's highly cited researchers for 2023

Published November 16, 2023

Photos of the 15 IHME researchers on Clarivate's highly cited list

Fifteen IHME faculty or affiliate faculty have been named Highly Cited Researchers for 2023. A Highly Cited Researcher is an individual who has demonstrated significant and broad influence in their field(s) of research. Each year, Clarivate – a research organization and global expert in data insights and collection – recognizes researchers who rank in the top 1% by citations over the past decade for their field(s) in the Web of Science citation index. This year, the UW ranked 20th among the top cited institutions.

Bar Veinstein, President of Academia & Government at Clarivate said: “We celebrate the Highly Cited Researchers whose contributions transform our world by helping to make it healthier, more sustainable and more secure.”

Congratulations to this year’s Highly Cited Researchers!

NameFieldPrimary affiliation
Michael BrauerEnvironment and EcologyUniversity of British Columbia, Canada
Richard BurnettEnvironment and EcologyHealth Canada, Canada
Aaron CohenCross-FieldHealth Effects Institute, United States
Louisa DegenhardtClinical MedicineUniversity of New South Wales Sydney, Australia
Valery FeiginCross-FieldAuckland University of Technology, New Zealand
Alize FerrariPsychiatry and PsychologyUniversity of Queensland, Australia
Simon I. HayCross-FieldUniversity of Washington Seattle, United States
Heidi LarsonImmunologyThe University of London, United Kingdom
Ali MokdadCross-FieldUniversity of Washington, United States
Christopher J.L. MurrayClinical MedicineUniversity of Washington, United States
Mohsen NaghaviClinical MedicineInstitute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, United States
David M. PigottCross-FieldUniversity of Washington, United States
David L.SmithCross-FieldUniversity of Washington, United States
Theo VosClinical Medicine, Psychiatry and PsychologyUniversity of Washington, United States
Harvey A. WhitefordPsychiatry and PsychologyUniversity of Queensland, Australia
Maigeng ZhouCross-FieldChinese Center for Disease Control & Prevention, China Mainland

The full 2023 Highly Cited Researchers list and executive summary can be found on the Highly Cited Researchers website.