Languages: Russian, Estonian, Finnish, English
Graduated from the University of Tartu in Medicine in 2001, and finished Family Medicine residency in 2005.
Doctoral studies in clinical pharmacology from 2005 to 2007, including giving lectures and seminars, and making presentations to pharmacology and medical students as well as to practicing doctors.
Has been practicing in Finland since 2007, mainly health centres, private and state owned; but also in hospitals as a resident of Internal Medicine.
For 4 years, worked as a doctor at a children’s department.
2014 – 2015 Head of the Kuusankoski Health Centre in Finland.
2017-2018 Head of the Health Centre in the town of Kouvola and Pyhtää, Finland.
Has more than 3,500 hours of experience in on-call/emergency work in health centres, and over 1,500 hours in hospitals in Finland.