Rudolf SHTERN, USSR Military pathoanatomist. Colonel, Medicine Corps; Candidate of Medical Science; Chief, Pathoanatomical Department, Burdenko Main Military Hospital of Soviet Army, since 1946. Order of Red Banner; 0. of Patriotic War, Class I and II; two 0. of Red Star; medals.
SHTERN, Rudolf was born in 1910.
1931 graduated 1st Moscow Medicine Institute.
Board member, All-Union and Moscow Society of Pathoanatomists. Executive Secretary, Editor Board, journal “Arkhiv patologii” (Archives of Pathology). Helps organize provincial society of pathoanatomists and All-Union congresses and conferences of pathoanatomists.
Works deal with military pathology, pathological anatomy of malaria, reticulosis, etc. Author of some 40 works. 1932-1941 pathoanatomist, Moscow Communist Military Hospital, now the Burdenko Main Military Hospital of Soviet Army.
1941-1945 Chief Pathoanatomist of various fronts. 1951-1957 Learned Secretary, All-Union Society of Pathoanatomists.