Highly Cited Researchers List names MIA Co-Medical Directors

Highly Cited Researchers List names MIA Co-Medical Directors

20 November 2019

We are immensely proud to announce that MIA’s Co-Medical Directors, Professor Georgina Long and Professor Richard Scolyer, have both been named Highly Cited Researchers, according to the Clarivate Analytics Highly Cited Researchers 2019 list. Professors Scolyer and Long are two of only 14 researchers from the University of Sydney who made it onto the international list.

Professor Long has been named a highly cited researcher in the field of clinical medicine and Professor Scolyer has been named a highly cited researcher in the cross-field category. This is only the second year that cross-field impact has been measured, indicating that researchers who make this list have exceptional performance with high-impact papers across several fields.

The highly anticipated list identifies scientists and social scientists who produced multiple papers ranking in the top 1% by citations for their field and year of publication, demonstrating significant research influence among their peers.

Matthew Browne, CEO of Melanoma Institute Australia, said “This list is important as it recognises the significant contribution this small fraction of the research population makes to the global knowledge base. We are privileged to have two such highly regarded, world-leading experts as our Co-Medical Directors.”

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