Ilya YAKOVLEV, USSR Obstetrician and gynecologist. Professor; Doctor of Medicine Science; Head, Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pavlov 1st Leningrad Medicine Institute, since 1954; Honoured Worker of Science Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic since 1959.
YAKOVLEV, Ilya was born in 1896 in St. Petersburg.
Graduated St. Petersburg Military Medicine Academy.
Chairman, Leningrad Oblast Commission for Obstetrical Aid. Deputy Chairman, Leningrad Science Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Со-Editor, "‘Obstetrics and Gynecology” section, ‘‘Bolshaya meditsinskaya entsiklopediya” (Large Medical Encyclopedia), 2nd edition.
Member, Editor Council, journal ‘‘Akusherstvo i ginekologiya” (Obstetrics and Gynecology), etc. Works deal with obstetrics and gynecology. Assistant, lecturer, then Professor, Leningrad Postgraduate Medicine Institute and Leningrad Institute of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
1943-1953 Head, Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sverdlovsk Medicine Institute.