Bachelor of Medicine, Lund University, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy, Lund University, 1970. Doctor of Medicine, Lund University, 1971.
Assistant, Lund U., 1962-1965; assistant professor, Lund U., 1974-1976; professor, Lund U., since 1980; assistant physician, U. Hospital, Lund, 1965; chief physician, U. Hospital, Lund, 1976-1980.
Fellow American College Chest Physicians. Member European Respiratory Society, Society Crit.
Married Ulla Bi Nyhlen, December 14, 1963. Children: Henrik, Max, Tord, Lisa.