Biographies of USSR / Russian Cosmonauts
|| Khvorostyanka / Kuybyshev Oblast / Russian
|| Research Cosmonaut (RC)
|| Ret. 02.10.1984
Graduated from the First Medical Institute
"Ivan M. Setshenov", Moscow, 1973; doctorate of medicine degree in cardiology
from the Academy of Medical Sciences, Moskow, 1978; was selected on 09.03.1983
(Academy of Medical Sciences);
(cosmonaut basic training): 6/83 - 9/83; hobbies:
diving; then he joines the Institute of Clinical Cardiology, since 1991 as
professor; from 1989 to 1996 he was Deputy Director Department Space Life
Science of International Space University, Strasbourg, France; since 2000 he
workes as a specialist for telemedicine with the European Commission.
Last update on July 06, 2009.