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Veronika Skvortsova: biography
Veronika Igorevna Skvortsova Russian state figure, since 2012 she has been responsible as Minister of health of the Russian Federation. She is a highly qualified specialist in neurology and neurophysiology. Received the degree of doctor of medical Sciences.
Veronika Skvortsova was born in the family of a Professor of the Second Moscow medical Institute and Russian state medical University, doctor of medical Sciences Igor A. Skvortsov. Since then she also became a medical professional, she is a doctor now in the fifth generation. The fact that medicine has involved her great-grandfather, and great-grandmother was one of the first graduates of the medical faculty of the Higher courses for women.
At school Veronika Skvortsova was a straight a student, so along with a school-leaving certificate in 1977 and received a gold medal. Then the girl becomes a student of the pediatric faculty of the Second Moscow medical Institute. Already in the third year appeared her first scientific publication, so it was clear that she will continue the success of his family in the scientific field.
Residency Junior doctor took place at the Department of nervous diseases of the Russian national research medical University named after N. I. Pirogov. There’s also Veronika Skvortsova graduated from graduate school in 1988 and defended her PhD thesis.
After only about a year as a senior laboratory assistant at the Department of nervous diseases, she has been able to gain sufficient experience to lead one of Russia’s first intensive care unit services, First city hospital of Moscow.
In the early 90-ies of the woman he defended his doctoral thesis on «Clinical and neurophysiological monitoring, metabolic therapy in acute ischemic stroke,» become a doctor and heads became home of the Department of nervous diseases. After a few years she was awarded the title of Professor. At that time Veronika Skvortsova was not yet 40 years old.
The Minister of health
The success of the Veronica Skvortsova has not gone unnoticed by senior people. At that time the Minister of health and social development of the Russian Federation Tatyana Golikova, on the initiative of which she in 2008 was appointed Deputy Minister. Veronica I. was engaged in drafting the laws «On fundamentals of protection of health of citizens of the Russian Federation» and «biomedical technologies», and also took an active part in realization of national project «Health».
In 2012 the President of Russia will once again become Vladimir Putin. He dismisses Minister Tatyana Golikova and shares the existing Department into two separate parts. Became independent of the Ministry of health on 21 may 2012 was headed by Veronica Skvortsova.
From the first day of the new Minister began to carry out reforms in health care. Was adopted anti-Smoking law, changes to the principles and terms of medical examinations of workers began to be created commercials that motivate people to exercise and lead a healthy lifestyle. Veronica Igorevna has supported the initiative of conducting the re-certification of the teaching staff of medical universities and change the curricula for students.
The first lady of health has written over four hundred articles and research papers on medical subjects, seven patented therapeutic drugs, is a scientific Advisor for the oldest national medical publication «Journal of neurology and psychiatry named after S. S. Korsakov» and is the chief editor of the Russian version of the journal «Stroke».
It should be noted that Veronika Skvortsova is not only a theorist. Several times she had to apply their knowledge during a meeting of the public authorities. She had helped to save the life of the employees of the Federal security service and the presidential administration of the Russian Federation. When one emerged a potential stroke condition, and the second fainted, and the Minister has provided first aid.
20 September 2016 on Board the flight «Moscow — new York» she saved the life of one of the passengers, which was bad. Noticing the signs of a stroke, she managed to stabilize the woman’s condition and bring her out of unconsciousness.
I should add that the Minister of health is opposed to abortion, as she has repeatedly stated in publications and television interviews. Veronica Igorevna supports the initiative of material support for young mothers, but it emphasizes the importance of creating a «moral aura» in this issue.
She is sure that already in adolescence every girl needs to realize that abortion is murder. However, she does not consider it appropriate to prohibit abortion, as it was in his time in the Soviet Union, as this will lead to clandestine abortions that can be dangerous to health and even the lives of women.
Veronika Skvortsova is one of the «100 most influential women of Russia» according to the magazine «Ogonek», and is named the most influential person among the subjects of the Russian pharmaceutical market.
The Minister of health Veronika Skvortsova happily married to an associate Professor in the Department of transport gas turbine engines University «MAMI» Givi Guramovich, Nadareishvili. Husband Skvortsova also engaged in entrepreneurial activity in the field of management consulting and is Director of enterprise «Scientific-technical center for SMEs», which became the leader on the Russian market of exhaust systems and exhaust gas aftertreatment.
Veronika Skvortsova and her husband have one son, George Nadareishvili, who was born in 1986. He, in his time, and his mother, graduated from high school with honors, enrolled in medical school, and now holds the position of assistant Department of fundamental and clinical neurology and neurosurgery of Russian national research medical University named after N. I. Pirogov. So George Givievich is a doctor now in its sixth generation.