SERENKO Alexander Fedorovich (1916 — 1982) — the Soviet social hygienist and the organizer of health care, the member correspondent of AMH (1969). Member of the CPSU (1943).
Ended in 1937. Dagestan medical in-t.
After service in Red Army was returned to in-t to a position of the assistant. From 1941 to 1943 was in field army — was the senior doctor of a regiment, the commander of medical battalion, the chief evakogospitalya. From 1943 to 1950 the deputy minister, and then the Minister of Health of Dagestan ASSR. Since 1950 the chief of Head department of resorts and sanatoria of M3 of the USSR, since 1954 the first deputy minister of health care of RSFSR. Since 1962 the manager. department of the Central Committee of the CPSU, since 1963 the deputy minister of health care of the USSR. In 1968 A. F. Serenko awarded an academic degree of the doctor of medical sciences and a rank of professor. Since 1974 the director of the All-Russian Research Institute of social hygiene and the organization of health care of nanometer. N. A. Semashko, member of board of M3 of the USSR. Along with 1966 the department chair of social hygiene and the organization of health care of the 1st MMI of I. M. Sechenov.
A. F. Serenko is the author of St. 150 scientific works, including 9 monographs devoted to problems of the organization a dignity. - epid. services, specialized medical aid, questions of prevention and medical examination, the legislation in the field of health care, to problems of foreign health care. A. F. Serenko was the deputy chairman of the preparatory commission on development of Bases of the legislation of USSR and federal republics on health care; repeatedly headed the Soviet delegations on the World Assembly of Health care and other international forums. A. F. Serenko was the chairman of scientific council of the USSR Academy of Medical Sciences on social hygiene and the organization of health care, the deputy chairman Vsesoyuzny about-va hygienists and health officers, the member of bureau of presidium of Academic medical council of M3 of the USSR, the associate editor of BME; the honorary member Hungarian scientific about-va doctors of Zemmelveys. It was elected the deputy of the Supreme Council of Dagestan ASSR, the member of the Dagestan regional committee of the CPSU, the deputy of regional council in Moscow.
«the sign of Honour» (three), many medals is awarded by awards of the Labour Red Banner (three).
Works: Strange outbreaks of natural smallpox, M., 1962; Health care of socialist society, M., 1975 (sovm. with Sobolevsky G. N.); The Organization and management of health care in the developed capitalist countries, p.1 — 2, M., 1975 (edition); Bases of the organization of the polyclinic help to the population, M., 1976 (sovm. with other); Social hygiene and organization of health care, M., 1977 (edition).
O. A. Alexandrov.