BATKIS Grigory Abramovich (1895-1960) — organizer of the Soviet health care, social hygiene specialist and dignity. to statistics; member correspondent of the USSR Academy of Medical Sciences (1945). The member of the CPSU since 1919. In 1919 ended medical f-t Kiev un-that. Since 1919 — on fronts of civil war also took part in the organization of health care in Ukraine. From 1923 to 1930 worked as the assistant at departments of social hygiene of the 2nd and 1st MSU. Since 1931 until the end of life managed department of social hygiene and the organization of health care of 2-hectare MMI of N. I. Pirogov.
G. A. Batkis published apprx. 150 scientific works on social hygiene and the organization of health care, a dignity. to statistics. He offered new system of active patronage of babies, the cut is the cornerstone continuous overseeing of them development (see. Patronage ). It developed a so-called anamnestic method of statistical researches during the studying of influence of economic and hygienic factors on demographic processes (see. Sanitary statistics ), and also methodical fundamentals of statistics of the migrating mass of the population. A number of works of G. A. Batkis is devoted to development of theoretical fundamentals of the Soviet health care, criticism of reactionary theories of medicine and health care, improvement of the nomenclature and classification of diseases. He is the author of programs of teaching and textbooks on social hygiene and the organization of health care. Its textbooks are published in many socialist countries.
G. A. Batkis from 1930 to 1941 is the member of the Academic council of H KZ USSR, in 1944 — 1950 — the deputy chairman, and since 1958 — the chairman Central a dignity. - the statistical commission of M3 of the USSR; in 1929 — 1960 — the member, presidium All-Union a gigabyte. islands; coeditor of an edition of department «Organization of health care» of the 2nd prod. BME. It is awarded the order the Labour Red Banner and medals.
Works: Social hygiene, M. — L., 1936 and 1940; Organization of health care, M., 1948; The Theory and the organization of the Soviet health care, M., 1961 (sovm, with Lekarevy L. G.); Questions of sanitary and demographic statistics, M., 1964; Social hygiene and the organization of health care, M., 1969 (sovm, with Lekarevy L. G.).
Bibliogr. Grinina O. V., G. A. Batkis (to the 70 anniversary since birth), Owls. zdravookhr., No. 2, page 88, 1965; With t r and sh at I. D N. Grigory Abramovich Batkis's memories, Gigabyte. and dignity., No. 6, page 58, 1961.
O. V. Grinina.