On November 17 & nbsp; at the age of 80, Russian surgeon & nbsp; and academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences & nbsp; Igor Denisov . & nbsp; He rose from a clinical intern to the Minister of Health of the USSR. & nbsp ; In 2004-2011 he was the first vice-rector of the I. I. M. Sechenov.
Igor Nikolaevich made a huge contribution to the development of Soviet and Russian health care and training of medical personnel. A significant part of his life was associated with the Sechenov University and the Department of Family Medicine. He became the ninth and last Minister of Health of the USSR, one of the leading national specialists in the field of training medical personnel. & Nbsp;
Denisov advocated the transfer of health care institutions to new conditions of economic activity and the creation of the interest of medical workers in the final results of labor. With his participation, an emergency medicine service was formed, the foundations of insurance medicine were laid, and the first domestic collection on insurance medicine was published.
A civil funeral service for the academician will be held on November 19 in the Moscow Church of the Archangel Michael at clinics on Devichye Pole. The cause of Denisov's death is not named.
Minister of Health of the USSR Igor Nikolaevich Denisov. 1990 year. Photo: RIA Novosti/Alexander Polyakov
Biography & nbsp;
Igor Denisov was born on September 3, 1941 in the city of Svobodny, Amur Region. & Nbsp;
In 1964 he graduated from the Kuibyshev Medical Institute & nbsp; specialty “ surgery ''.
In 1964-1973. was a clinical intern, physician-resident, post-graduate student, assistant of the Department of Surgery of the Kuibyshev Medical Institute. & nbsp;
In 1973-1983. & mdash; Party Committee Secretary, Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs of the Kuibyshev Medical Institute.
In 1983-1987. & mdash; Rector of the Ryazan Medical Institute. & nbsp;
In 1987-1988. & mdash; Head of the Main Directorate of Educational Institutions of the USSR Ministry of Health & nbsp;
In 1987-1991. & mdash; Deputy Minister, First Deputy Minister, and from & nbsp; 1990 to 1991 & nbsp; & mdash; & nbsp; Minister of Health of the USSR. He & nbsp; was the founder of family medicine in the Russian Federation. In 1992, he organized the first department of family medicine in Russia. Currently, there are more than 50 departments and courses of family medicine in the country's medical universities. & Nbsp;
Under his leadership, at the Department of Family Medicine, distance education for doctors using telecommunication technologies and the Internet, a system of accumulative loans in continuing medical education, a credit-modular organization of the educational process were developed and introduced. & Nbsp;
In 2001, Denisov became President of the All-Russian public organization Association of General Practitioners (Family Physicians) of the Russian Federation.
Since 2008, he has been a member of the World Association of General Practitioners (WONCA) and a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians. & nbsp; & nbsp;
After the collapse of the USSR, until 2011, he was engaged in scientific work at Sechenov University as vice-rector and first vice-rector.
Denisov & mdash; & nbsp; author of over 600 publications, including 19 monographs and books, clinical guidelines, clinical guidelines, 9 copyright certificates for inventions and patents. Co-author and editor of the Patient Clinical Examination Guidelines, Clinical Practice Guidelines for Practitioners, The Practitioner's Guidebook, General Practice (Family Medicine) etc.
He was the editor-in-chief of the journals Doctor, Herald of Family Medicine, Chairman of the Editorial Board of the Journals Handbook of General Practitioner, Zemsky Doctor, Russian Family Doctor, Member of the Editorial Board of the journal of the Belarusian State Medical University, member of the editorial boards journals History of Medicine, Problems of Social Hygiene, Nurse.
Titles and awards & nbsp;
In 1994 Denisov was awarded the academic title of Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, in 2000 & mdash; academician of RAMS, since 2013 & mdash; Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences.
Denisov was awarded the Order of the Red Banner of Labor, the Order of Friendship, the medal of the Order of Merit to the Fatherland. He & mdash; twice laureate of the RF Government Prize in the field of education, laureate of the RF Government Prize in the field of science and technology.
Awarded the medal “ For cooperation with the FSB '', the badge “ Excellence in Healthcare ''.