Professor Boris Tokin (1900-1984)

Boris Tokin

President of the Society from 1966 to 1984, head of the Department of Embryology at the University.  Having readjusted funding of the Society that was nearly cut off and having resumed publishing activities, B. Tokin significantly refreshed work of the Society. During the years of his presidency, several new sections were opened, Space Earth Science was separated organizationally. Plenary sessions were regularly held as well as the anniversaries celebrations.