Doctor of Medicine, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia, 1984. Specialty Certified, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia, 1990.
General practitioner, Assab (Eritrea) Hospital, 1984-1985; resident in radiology, Addis Ababa U., 1986-1989; consultant radiologist, assistant professor, Addis Ababa U., since 1992; head department radiology, Addis Ababa U., since 1994; consultant radiologist, medical unit, United Nations Economics Common for Africa, Addis Ababa, since 1994. Chairman examination board to senior radiographers Ministry of Health, Ethiopia, 1991, member curriculum review committee for senior radiographers, 1992, member committee for drafting regulation of private diagnostic service, 1994.
Member Radiological Society Ethiopia (founding president 1994-1996, editor year book 1995), Ethiopian Medical Association, Ethopian Wildlife and Natural History Society, Rotary International (director 1996-1997).
Married Mekdes Gebre Michael, February 4, 1991. Children: Natnael Asfaw, Thomas Asfaw.