Diploma with honors, Leningrad Pediatrics Medical Institute, 1974. Postgraduate in Pediatrics, Leningrad Medical Academy, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 2008.
Assistant professor, department pediatrics Leningrad Medical Academy, 1977—1980. Assistant professor, department pediatrics Nr 1 Leningrad Pediatrics Medical Institute, 1980—1990. Assistant professor, department pediatrics Nr 3 St. Petersburg Pediatrics Medical Institute, Russia, 1991—1998.
Associate professor, department hospital pediatrics St. Petersburg Pediatrics Medical Academy, since 1998.
Member of Zonta International (local club president 2001-2003).
Married Boris Mgeladze, September 25, 1982 (divorced 2004). 1 child Ksenia Yurkova.