SHITSKOVA Anastasia Pavlovna

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SHITSKOVA Anastasia Pavlovna (sort. in 1919) — the Soviet hygienist, the academician of AMH (1984). The member of the CPSU since 1945.

In 1943 ended Sverdlovsk medical in-t.

In 1943-1947 was the manager of hospital in Bashkir ASSR. Since 1947 works in the Moscow scientific research institute of hygiene of F. F.

Erisman M3 of RSFSR. Upon termination of a postgraduate study in it in-those was the head of department, the deputy director on science; since 1959 the director in-that. In 1967 protected dokt. the thesis on the subject «Metabolism of Calcium and Questions of Food of Children of School Age», professor (1968).

A. P. Shitskova is the author of St. 150 scientific works, including 10 monographs devoted to questions of the general and utility hygiene, complex and system studying of influence of factors of the surrounding and production environment on an organism, the mechanism biol. actions of physical factors (ultrasound, infrasound, noise, magnetic fields, etc.) and chemical compounds (pesticides, polymers), to a research of the cardiotoxic, oncogenous and mutagen effects caused by pesticides, development of forecasts of improvement of the environment of the cities, and also rational use and protection of water resources and free air. Under the leadership of A. P. Shchitskova scientific research on studying of influence of extreme environmental factors on a dignity is conducted. living conditions and health of the population in the Polar region and Siberia, and also in again developed northern and east districts of the country (the regions of oil and gas production of Tyumen, territorial and production complexes adjacent to Baykalo-Amurskoy magistrali Route, etc.) having important economic value. A number of the works performed by A. P. Shitskova and under her management is devoted to profound studying of metabolism of feedstuffs for the purpose of rationalization of food of various groups of the population.

And. P. Shitskova is the member of a plenum All-Union and the chairman of the board Vserossiyskogo scientific about-in hygienists and health officers, the chairman of Scientific council on hygiene and the member of presidium of Academic medical council of M3 of RSFSR, the member of bureau of department of hygiene, microbiology and epidemiology of the USSR Academy of Medical Sciences, the editor redotdet «Food» of BME, and also the member of editorial boards of magazines «Hygiene and Sanitation», «Health».

A. P. Shitskova is the member of a plenum of Committee of the Soviet women, the deputy chairman of the Moscow committee of defense of peace.

It is awarded by the Orders of Lenin, the October Revolution, the Labour Red Banner, «the Sign of Honour» and medals.

Works: Metabolism of calcium and questions of food of children of school age, yew., M., 1966; Hygiene and toxicology of pesticides, M., 1975 (sovm. from Ryazanova R. A.); Methods of hygienic and toxicological assessment of biological effect of pesticides, M., 1977 (sovm. with other); Environmental control in oil-processing industry, M., 1980 (sovm. with other); Environmental control from pollution of ferrous metallurgy by the enterprises, M., 1982 (sovm. with other); Hygienic bases of complex use and protection of water resources, M., 1983 (sovm. with other); Metabolism of calcium and its role in food of children, M., 1984.

N. Yu. Tarasenko.