Society of Microbiologists of Ukraine
Dr Marina Fomina
Zabolotny Institute of Microbiology and Virology,
National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine,
154 Zabolotny Street,
Society of Microbiologists of Ukraine (UA-SMU)
Society of Microbiologists of Ukraine was established by decision of the Presidium of the Academy of Sciences of Ukraine from March 29, 1959. The society was established at Zabolotny Institute of Microbiology and Virology of USSR Academy of Sciences as a branch of the All-Union Society for Microbiology.
Founder and first head of the Ukrainian Academy of Sciences Society was V.G. Drobot’ko (1959 – 1965), and then it was headed by Corresponding Members of Academy of Sciences: N.M. Pidoplichko (1965 – 1971), S.M. Moscovets’ (1971), D.H. Zatula (1971 – 1980), Academician V.V. Smirnov (1980 – 2002), and Corresponding Member B.P. Matselyukh (2002 – 2004). From 2004 till present SMU President is an academician V.S. Pidhors’kyi.