Irina joined the Structure House staff as a Registered Nurse in February 2023. She conducts medical evaluations of participants to determine an appropriate exercise level and the need for medical follow-up. She also provides counseling for medical issues and helps to arrange further medical treatment that may be necessary. Irina graduated from Saint-Petersburg College of Medicine. Her previous experience is primarily in community health nursing, working for several years in a skilled nursing facility, vein clinics, and home health.