Eya STRASHUN, USSR Physician and hygienist. Specialist in hist, of medicine; Professor, since 1940; full member, USSR Academy of Medical Science, since 1944. Member, Communist Party, since 1920.
STRASHUN, Eya was born in 1892.
1915 graduated Medical Faculty, Moscow University.
Со-Editor, “History of Medicine” section, “Bolshaya meditsinskaya entsiklopediya” (Large Medical Encyclopedia) 2nd edition. Member, Editor Committee the Publ. of Russia, Soviet and For Medicine Classics. Presidium member, All-Union Society of Medicine Historians.
Works deal with hist, of Russ, and Soviet mcd. and hist, of natural science in Russia. 1915-1921 military doctor in Russia Army. 1921 — 30 Director, Public Health Publ.
House “Sanprosvetizdat”. 1923-1930 Assistant, Medical Faculty, 2nd Moscow University. 1930-1940 and 1945-1948 lecturer, then Head, Chair of the History, of Medicine, 1st Moscow Medicine Institute.
1934-1938 Head,Department of Medicine Higher Education Establishments, Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic Popular Commissariat of Health. 194041 Professor, 1941-1945 Director, 1st Leningrad Medicine Institute.
Religion is bad because it obstructs scientific research.
Member, Communist Party, since 1920.
Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.