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Nikolay Mikhaylovich TURANOV

Dermatologist and venerologist

Nikolay TURANOV, USSR Dermatologist and venerologist. Candidate of Medical Science; Director, Central Dermatological and Venerological Research Institute, USSR Ministry of Health, since 1948; Deputy Chairman, All-Union Dermo-Venereal Society, since 1948. two Order of Red Banner of Labor; medals.


TURANOV, Nikolay was born in 1905.


1930 graduated Medical Faculty, Perm University. 1930-1936 clinical internship and postgrad, studies.


Deputy Chairman, Presidium, Learned Commission,Department of Specialized Medicine Service, USSR Ministry of Health. Secretary, Editor Board, journal “Vestnik venerologii i dermatologii” (Herald of Dermatology and Venerology). 1936-1939 senior associate and Head, Social Hygiene Department, Central Dermo-Venereal Institute.

1939-1946 Chief Inspector of Public Health, USSR and Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic Minister of State Control. 1947-1949 Deputy Head, Personnel Board, USSR Ministry of Health.


All religious orders impose irrational rules of good and bad behaviour.


Every Soviet citizen has rights to express his or her opinion, but it should be in accordance with the general interests of the society.