thomson-reutersSix UNC Department of Medicine faculty members were named in the 2019 Thomas Reuters List of Highly Cited Researchers.

The annual list recognizes the most influential researchers of the past decade, demonstrated by the production of multiple highly-cited papers than rank in the top 1% by citations for field and year in Web of Science.

The following medicine faculty are listed:

John Buse, MD, PhD (division of endocrinology and metabolism)

Mike Cohen, MD (division of infectious diseases)

Lisa Carey, MD, FASCO (division of hematology and oncology)

Joseph Eron, MD (division of infectious diseases)

David Margolis, MD  (division of infectious diseases)

Sidney Smith, MD, FAHA, FESC, FACP, MACC (division of cardiology)

In 2019, fewer than 6,300, or .1% of the world’s researchers, across 21 research fields, have earned this exclusive distinction. This includes 21 faculty members from the School of Medicine.

Learn more here.