Irina Nikolaevna graduated from the medical faculty of the Kursk Medical Institute (1973) and was the resident of the gynecological department of the Oryol regional hospital (1973-1980).
Irina Nikolaevna is the doctor of the department of operational gynecology of the 3rd Voronezh city hospital (1981-1982). Since 1983 - assistant, associate professor, head (since 1990) of the department of obstetrics and gynecology No. 1 of the Voronezh State Medical Institute (now Voronezh State Medical Academy), at the same time the head of obstetric and gynecologic clinic of regional clinical hospital. She is the author more than 130 scientific works.