Dr. Itova graduated in Medicine at the Medical University in Varna, Bulgaria. Acquired specialties in Pediatrics, Neonatology and Health Management. She has an additional qualification in transfontanel and abdominal ultrasound. She works at the Neonatology unit at University Hospital Medica Ltd., Ruse, Bulgaria. She is a doctoral student at the Medical University of Pleven, Bulgaria under the supervision of Assoc. Prof. V. Atanasova.