I, Elvira Ivanova, born in 1960 in Kostroma. After graduating from high school in 1978 enrolled a medical institute, who graduated in 1984. Until 1986 she studied at an internship in internal medicine. 3 years worked as a therapist, then enrolled in clinical studies (1990-1992). In 1992 and currently work at the AIDS center of the head of the department of medical assistance. In 2007 she received a doctorate, topic: prevention of vertical transmission of HIV. Now my area of interest - the use of Russian drugs for the treatment and prevention of HIV infection.