Dr. Gelmanova is a Project Consultant to Partners In Health’s DOTS-Plus program in Tomsk oblast. She also serves as a Research Committee member for the PIH TB services and MDR TB project in Tomsk. Prior to assuming these roles, she worked in PIH’s Moscow office as Project Coordinator of the Tomsk oblast MDR TB Project. Dr. Gelmanova also has experience working in the pharmaceutical industry and spent eight months coordinating a pilot TB project with Médecins Sans Frontières in Kazakstan.
Dr. Gelmanova received her MD from Almaty State Medical Institute in Almaty, Kazakhstan. She completed her Masters in Public Health at Boston University School of Public Health.