Solomon VAYL, USSR Pathoanatomist. Professor 1931; Doctor of Medicine Science; Head, Chair of Pathological Anatomy, Naval Faculty, Kirov Military Medicine Academy, since 1959. 1st Prize International Music Performers Competition, Vienna, 1933; Stalin Prize, 1951; Order of Red Banner of Labor, 1954; Badge of Honor, 1950 medals.
Со-Editor, “Pathology” and “Morphology” sections, “Bolshaya meditsinskaya entsiklopediya” (Large Medical Encyclopedia), 2nd edition. Member, Editor Council, journal “Arkhiv patologii” (Archives of Pathology). Works deal with pathological anatomy and including over 20 monographs and manuals.
1919-1922 military physician in Red Army. 1922-1930 associate, postgrad, student, Assistant, then lecturer, Chair of Pathological Anatomy, 1st Moscow University. 1925-1931 senior associate, Institute of Skin Tuberculosis.
1926-1931 associate, Red Army Institute for Defense Against Chemical Warfare. 1931-1940 Head, Chair of Pathological Anatomy, 2nd Leningrad Medicine Institute. 1932-1946 Head, Chair of Pathological Anatomy, 3rd Leningrad Medicine Institute.
1940-1958 Head, Chair of Pathological Anatomy, Naval Medicine Academy.