1922 graduated Medical Faculty, Kiev Medicine Institute.
Professor; Doctor of Medicine Science. Full member and Presidium member, USSR Academy of Medical Science, since 1957. Academy Secretary,Department of Clinical Medicine, USSR Academy of Science, since 1960.
Head, Chair and Clinic of Propedeutics of Internal Diseases, Sechenov 1st Moscow Medicine Institute, since 1948. Chief Consultant, 4th Main Board, USSR Ministry of Health. Honoured Worker of Science Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic since 1957.
Deputy Chairman,Committee Lenin Prizes;Dep.Chm., All-Union Science Society of Therapeutists. Board member, All-Union and Moscow Science Society of Therapeutists. Since 1959 Chairman, Competition Commission for Awarding Nominal Prizes for Best Works on Internal Diseases.
Editor, journal “Klinicheskaya meditsina” (Clinical Medicine). Editor, “Internal Diseases” section, and member, Editorial Board, “Bolshaya meditsinskaya entsiklopediya” (Large Medical Encyclopedia) 2nd edition. 1959 attended 4th European Congress on Allergy in London.
1960 attended 6th Conference of Association, of European Gastroenterologists in Leyden and 3rd European Congress of Cardiologists and International Symposium on the Spread of Vascular Diseases in Rome. Works deal with clinical aspects, pathogenesis, therapy and prophylaxis of internal diseases. His textbooks have been translated into many languages of USSR and satellite countries.
His “Uchebnik vnutrennykh bolezney dlya sredney meditsinskoy shkoly” (Textbook of Internal Diseases for Intermediate Medical Schools) has gone through 14 edition. 1923-1935 at Faculty and Hospital Therapeutics Clinics, Kiev Medicine Institute. Factory doctor in Kiev.
Associate, Bogomolets Pathophysiological Laboratory, Ukrainia Academy of Sciences. 1935-1941 Professor, and Head, Chair of Therapy, Kiev Postgraduate Medicine Institute, 1941-1948 Chief Therapeutist, First Ukrainia Front.
Religious faith contradicts people’s efforts to obtain the truth about nature and a human being.