Doctor of Medicine, University Linköping, Sweden, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1996.
Intern, Motala (Sweden) Hospital, 1982-1984; resident internal medicine, Motala (Sweden) Hospital, 1984-1986; resident internal medicine, Linköping U. Hospital, 1986; resident clinical hematology, Huddinge U. Hospital, Stockholm, 1986-1988; assistant professor medicine, Huddinge U. Hospital, Stockholm, since 1988. Research fellow Children's Hospital, Los Angeles, 1991.
Lieutenant medical branch Swedish Army. Member European Group Blood and Marrow Transplantation (myeloma study group, chronic leukemia working party).
Son of Eva M. Nordkvist, June 19, 1982. Children: Kristoffer, Johannes, Linnea, Viola.