SFVAMC’s Chief of Geriatric Psychiatry Kristine Yaffe, MD, has been named among “The World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds” for 2014 by Thomson Reuters. She was recognized for her prodigious and influential research efforts with inclusion on the Highly Cited Researchers 2014 list, recognizing researchers ranking among the top 1 percent most cited for their subject field and year of publication between 2002 and 2012.
Gordon Macomber, managing director of Thomson Reuters Scientific and Scholarly Research, said of the list, “Citations offer a direct testament to work that scientists themselves judge to be the most important to ongoing research. By analyzing these citation connections, one can identify the most impactful people, publications, programs, and more. The listings in Highly Cited Researchers truly reflect positive assessment by peers, and constitute a searchable database containing an elite selection of the world’s most influential scientific researchers.”
World's Most Influential Scientific Minds