SEREBROV Alexander Ivanovich (1895 — 1980) — the Soviet oncologist, the academician of AMH (1957), zasl. scientist of RSFSR (1965). The member of the CPSU since 1945.
In 1919 — 1921 served as the zauryad-doctor in Red Army. In 1924 ended State in-t of medical knowledge, worked in the gynecologic clinic run by L. L. Okinchits. Since 1936 the manager. gynecology department Leningrad state oncological in-that Narkomzdrava of RSFSR (nowadays scientific research institute of oncology of the prof. of H. N. Petrova of the Ministry of Health of the USSR) where worked under the leadership of N. N. Petrov; in 1942 — 1965 the director of it in-that. Together with H. N. Petrov took active part in creation in the USSR of the state system of the specialized oncological help to the population. In 1942 protected dokt. the thesis was also entitled professor.
By A. I. Serebrov it is published St. 150 scientific works, including 8 monographs, the managements and textbooks. Its works are devoted to diagnosis and treatment of malignant new growths of ovaries, cancer of a neck and a body of the womb and other questions of an onkoginekologiya, and also the organization of anticarcinogenic fight and prevention of malignant tumors. Its works played an important role in development of an operational onkoginekologiya in the USSR; they showed a possibility of improvement of results of treatment of oncological patients at early detection of tumors and pretumor changes by mass preventive inspections of the population.
A. I. Serebrov is the founder of large school of sciences of the Soviet onkoginekolog. It was the honorary member Vsesoyuznogo scientific about-va oncologists and a row foreign about-in, the WHO expert on oncology, the chairman of scientific and methodical council for biology and medicine of the Leningrad department of society «Znaniye», hl. the editor of the Questions of Oncology (1962 — 1980) magazine, the editor «Oncology» of BME redotdet. It was repeatedly elected Lengorsovet's deputy.
It is awarded by the Orders of Lenin, the October Revolution, the Labour Red Banner (two), and also medals.
Works: Cancer of a neck of uterus, M., 1948; Operational onkoginekologiya, L., 1965; Cancer of a uterus, L., 1968; Semiotics and diagnosis of malignant tumors, L., 1970 (bus of a number of hl. and edition sovm. with Holdin S. A.); Gynecology, L., 1972; Last, real and future in the organizations of anticarcinogenic fight, Yerevan, 1972; Prevention of malignant tumors, L., 1974 (bus of a number of hl. and edition sovm. with Holdin S. A.); Professional new growths, L., 1976 (sovm. from the Donetsk O. L.); Anticarcinogenic promotion, M., 1980 (sovm. with other).
Bibliography: A. I. Serebrov (To the 70 anniversary since birth), Akush. and ginek., No. 3, page 149, 1965; Academician of the USSR Academy of Medical Sciences Alexander Ivanovich Serebrov, Vopr. onkol., t. 26, No. 9, page 109, 1980.
N. P. Napalkov.