Doctor of Medicine, University Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzgovina, 1976. Master of Science, University Sarajevo, —, 1989. Doctor of Philosophy, University Sarajevo, —, 1994.
Intern University Medical Center Sarajevo, 1976-1977, general practitioner, 1980-1986. Senior house officer University Hospital Benghazi, Libya, 1977-1980. Community physician Ministry Health Kuwait, Kuwait City, 1988-1990, consultant in research, since 1994.
Member faculty University Kuwait Health Sciences Center, Safat, since 1992.
Member ethics committee Bosnian Club, Kuwait, 1998-1999. Member Kuwait Medical Association, British Computer Society (primary health care group), New York Academy of Sciences.
Married 1974; children: Saliha, Meliha.