University of Salamanca, Spain, 1970, Doctor ol Medicine. University of Heidelberg, 1973, Doctor ol Medicine. German Institute for Development, 1976, Master of Arts.
University of Heidelberg, Germany, 1976, Doctor of Philosophy (magna cum laude). Spoken languages: German, Spanish, English, French, Portuguese.
Country Director, Bolivia, United Nations Population Fund since 1990. Chief of Party & Management Advisor, Management Sciences for Health, Ministry of Health of Guatemala & United States Agency for International Development, 1988-1990. Chief Tech Advisor, Maternal & Child Health & Family Planning Project(s), Ministry of Health & Social Welfare, El Salvador, 1987-1988.
Coord & Tech Advisor, Rikcharisun, Centre for the Promotion of Integrated Health, Peru, 1985-1987. Coord & Chief Tech Advisor, Tech Cooperation of the Federal Representative of Germany, Peru, 1980-1987. Regional Coord & Tech Advisor, International Union for Child Welfare, Bolivia, 1979-1980.
Official Liaison, United Nations Children's Fund, Bolivia, 1977-1979. Programme Officer, Dienste in Uebersee, Germany, 1976-1977.