Doctor of Medicine, Debrecen Medical School, Hungary, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, 1994. Doctor, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, 2001.
Visiting researcher State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1989-1992. Resident Debrecen Medical School, 1984-1988, associate professor neurology, 1992-1996, 96—, professor neurology, since 2001. Neurology department chairman Semmelweis University, Budapest, since 2007.
Visiting professor Tohoku Gakuin University, Sendai, Japan, 1997-1998. Vice president Working Group on Evidence Based Medicine, since 1997. Member Cochrane Stroke Review Group, since 1993.
Member editorial board Business Service Management Neurology, since 2005, Stroke Research & Treatment, since 2009, Frontiers Stroke, since 2010.
Member Hungarian Society Neurologists and Psychiatrists (member directorial board since 1999).