Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Science, Khartoum (Sudan) Medical School, 1971; Bacteriology Diploma, Manchester (England) University, 1976.
Medical officer, Wad Mani (Sudan) Hospital, 1972-1973; registrar microbiology, St. Mary Hospital, Portsmouth, England, 1974-1975; registrar pathology, National Health Laboratory, Khartoum, 1973-1974; registrar pathology, Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester, 1976-1977; senior registrar, Manchester Royal Infirmary, 1977-1980; consultant microbiologist, King Khalid Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 1980-1982; assistant professor applied medical science, Medical School, Riyadh, 1983-1988; associate professor, Medical School, Riyadh, since 1989. Senior house officer Wad Madani Hospital, 1971-1972.
Fellow Royal College Pathologists (United Kingdom). Member Society Hospital Infection (United Kingdom), Society Study of Infection (United Kingdom).
Married Suad Ibrahim, January 8, 1977. Children: Amani, Mohammed, Enas, Eman, Ahmed, Isram, Alaa Abdriaziz.