This work has the purpose to collect and systematize the biographical data for Professor Golovin in accordance with the questionnaire I have developed. Born on August 9, 1918 in Krasnodar. Married. Graduated from the1 Leningrad SMI (1939); defense of the PhD "Experimental fibrinous pleurisy in frogs and rabbits (to the comparative pathology of inflammation)" (1949), doctorate - on the topic "About Metaplasia of Epithelium". Professor (1956); the organizer of the Moldovan Scientific Society of Pathology and the chief pathologist of the Moldavian SSR (1954-58); introduced many innovations both in the educational process and in the work of prozektura: programmed control, the creation of macro - and micropreparations museum, etc. Honored scientist of the RSFSR (1980); 5 doctoral and 30 candidate theses were defended under his guidance; awarded with many orders and medals. Scientific interests: oncomorphology, clinical and morphological direction of the pathologist, etc. Author of 90 scientific works, including some chapters of Great Medical Encyclopedia, a multivolume guide on pathological anatomy, 9 monographs and 1 Atlas of human tumors. Member of the CPSU (1944), Leningrad Scientific Society of Pathologists (1958), the first chairman of the Moldavian Scientific Society of Pathologists. Motto: "Knowledge is power". Distinctive feature: high demands in professional work to itself and employees, kindness, responsiveness, honesty, integrity, commitment, high professionalism and general erudition, business and energetic person. Hobbies: Lover of music (preferred works by SS Prokofiev and PI Chaikovsky), fiction (preferred works by Alexander Pushkin and Leo Tolstoy, fond of detective novels), nature and country walks, tied to domestic animals, in particular, to their own airedale terrier; motorist: traveling around the country by car. Died suddenly on December 21, 1981 in Leningrad at the age of 63 years from myocardial infarction. Buried at the cemetery “Bogoslovskoe” of St.Petersburg near the graves of his mother and mother-in-law.
(Zubritsky, Alexander. Dmitry Ivanovich Golovin – famous Russian pathologist-oncologist // The XXXII Congress of the IAP, Amman 14–18 October 2018. Congress Booklet (Posters’ Abstracts and Oral Presentation Abstracts). – 2018. – P-09. –001. – P.6).