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PODJYAPOLSKAYA Varvara Petrovna (1892 — 1975) — the Soviet doctor-helminthologist, the member correspondent of AMH (1953), the winner of the State award USSR (1951). Schoolgirl K. I. Scriabina. The member of the CPSU since 1950.


Ended in 1918 medical f-t of the High female courses in Moscow. From 1922 to 1970 worked in Tropical in-those (nowadays Ying t of medical parasitology and tropical medicine of E. I. Mar-tsinovsky M3 of the USSR) where from 1941 to 1963 managed department of a medical helminthology (since 1963 the scientific consultant). In 1946 protected dokt, the thesis on problems of epidemiology of a teniarinkhoz and fight against it. Since 1947 — professor. V. P. Podjya-polskaya is an author apprx. 180 scientific works, including 3 managements devoted to questions of an etiology, a pathogeny, clinic, diagnosis, treatment, epidemiology and prevention of the main helminthoses of the person in the USSR. A number of its researches is devoted to an allergy at helminthoses and to influence of invasions by helminths on the course of infectious diseases. It offered epidemiol, classification of helminthoses of the person (1959, 1968). For the management «Helminthic diseases of the person» it is conferred the State award.

V. P. Podjyapolskaya was the WHO expert, the vice-president Vsesoyuznogo about-va helminthologists, the deputy chairman of Committee on fight against helminthoses at M3 of the USSR, the member of editorial boards of «Medical Parasitology and Parasitic Diseases» and «Laboratory Business» magazines.

It is awarded by the Orders of Lenin, «the Sign of Honour» and medals, and also Kirill and Me-fodiya I's Bulgarian award of degree.

Works: Helminthic diseases of the person, M., 1937, 1958 (sovm, with Kapustin V. F.); A problem of elimination of a teniarinkhoz to the USSR and experience of its implementation in regional scale, a yew., M., 1946; Influence of helminthoses on a current and spread of dysentery, M., 1956; The Role of an ascaridosis in an etiology of allergic diseases, M., 1956; The Helminthoses caused by intestinal helminths, Mnogotomn, the management on a stalemate. annate., under the editorship of A. I. Strukov, t. 4, book 2, page 169, M., 1957; Helminthoses at children, Mnogotomn, the management on ped., under the editorship of Yu. F. Dombrovskaya, t. 4, page 571, M., 1963 (sovm, from Semenovy H. E.).

Bibliography: Varvara Petrovna Podjyapolskaya (To the 60 anniversary since birth), Medical parazitol., No. 4, page 365, 1953; Varvara Petrovna Podjyapolskaya (75 years since birth and 49 years of scientific, pedagogical, organizing and public work), in the same place, t. 36, No. 6, page 750, 1967; V. P. Podjyapolskaya, in the same place, t. 44, No. 3, page 377, 1975.

B. A. Astafyev.