SYSIN Alexey Nikolaevich (1879 — 1956) — the Soviet hygienist, one of organizers and creators of sanitary and epidemiologic matter in the USSR, the academician of AMH (1944), the honored worker of science of RSFSR (1934).
In 1908 ended medical f-t Moscow un-that; in student's years took part in activity of the social democratic organizations for what was exposed to arrests, served imprisonment twice and was in exile in Siberia. Since 1908 the dignity worked as the district police officer. vrachokhm, since 1911 the dignity managed territorial sanitary bureau of the Nizhny Novgorod province, since 1913. the doctor in Moscow. In 1915 — 1918 headed sanitary bureau in the Main committee of the All-Russian union of the cities. A. N. Sysin is the participant of construction of the Soviet health care. From 1918 to 1932 Narkomzdrava of RSFSR headed a sanit rno-epidemiological department. From 1931 to 1951 the department chair of utility hygiene of TsIU of doctors and in 1944 — 1956 the director Ying-that the general and utility hygiene (nowadays Awards of the Labour Red Banner of scientific research institute of the general and utility hygiene of A. N. Sysin of the USSR Academy of Medical Sciences).
A. N. Sysin — one of initiators and organizers scientific a gigabyte. researches and sanitary and preventive actions in the country.
Preparation of the major acts on a dignity is connected with his name. - epid. to business; it possesses development of the draft of the first decree «About sanitary bodies of the Republic» (1922), the creation which became a basis a dignity. - epid. the organizations in the USSR. In 1922 it founded the Hygiene and Epidemiology magazine (afterwards «Hygiene and sanitation»).
A. N. Sysin is the author of St. 250 scientific works on questions of hygiene of water supply, hygiene of a design of the inhabited places and hygiene of dwellings, sanitation, epidemiology, the organization a dignity. affairs, and also on a gigabyte. to questions of development of Far North, etc. He was one of founders of utility hygiene in the USSR.
Since 1922 was a delegate of the USSR at the international conferences on sanitary questions, and since 1926 — the permanent representative of the USSR in the International bureau of public hygiene (Paris). He was the assistant to hl. editors and editor of department of hygiene of 1 prod. BME; the member of bureau, and in 1950 — 1953 the academician-secretary of department of hygiene, microbiology and epidemiology of the USSR Academy of Medical Sciences; member of academic medical councils of M3 of the USSR and M3 of RSFSR; the chairman of the board Vsesoyuznogo scientific about-va hygienists and health officers; board member Ob-va of water supply and sanitary engineering. In 1928 — 1931 it was elected the member of the Moscow Council of deputies of workers.
It is awarded by the Orders of Lenin, the Labour Red Banner and medals.
Works: Reference book of the health officer, M., 1928 (bus of a number of hl. and edition); The Textbook of hygiene with inclusion of epidemiology and bases of sanitary business, M. — D., 1933, 1938 (a bus of a number of t\n. and edition); Tasks and methods of hygiene, in book: Textbook of the general gigabyte., under the editorship of A. N. Sysin, page 3, M. — L., 1935; Bases of utility hygiene, t. 1 — 2, M. — L., 1936 — 1938 (sovm. with other); Sanitary characteristic of reservoirs, M., 1951 (edition sovm. with Stroganovy S. N.).
Bibliography: Vasilyev K. G. and Vasilyev K. Yu, A. N. Sysin (1879 — 1956), M., 1981; Sidorenko G. I. Alexey Nikolaevich Sysin is the outstanding figure of the Soviet hygienic science, in book: Gigabyte. aspects of environmental control, under the editorship of G. I. Sidorenko and E. I. Korenevskaya, page 3, M., 1979.
G. I. Sidorenko.