Aleksei Sokolov graduated from Saratov State Medical Institute in 1973 with a specialty in general medicine.
Until 1983, he had been working as a surgeon at Mordovian Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic, deputy head physician for clinical work at Saransk City Clinical Hospital №3, head physician of the Republican Antituberculosis Dispensary.
From 1983 to 1985, he worked as a physician at the Advisory Unit of the Scientific and Research Institute for Oncology and Medical Radiology named after Aleksandrov.
From 1985 to 1988, Aleksei Sokolov worked as a researcher at the Scientific and Research Institute for Physiology and Pulmonology.
Since 1988, he has been working as a senior lecturer at the Department of Public Health and Healthcare Management of BelMAPE.
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