Diploma in secondary education (honorary), Brest, 1968. Doctor of Medicine, 2d Moscow Medical International, 1974. Doctor in Medical Sciences, Moscow, 2000.
Junior researcher Mental Health Research Center, Moscow, 1977—1987, head, psychiatric expert commission, 1987—1988, senior researcher, 1988—1991, leading researcher, 1991—2003, head, genetic unit, since 2001.
Member of Professional Psychotherapy League, Biological Psychiatry Society, Society Medical Genetics, Society Neuropathologists and Psychiatrists, Russian Academy Natural Sciences (correspondent. Great Women of 21st Century), World Federation Society Biological Psychiatry.
Married Vladimir Nickolaevich Kulkov, March 7, 1981. Children: Ekaterina, Marie.