Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, Göteborg (Sweden) University, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy in Biostatistics, Göteborg (Sweden) University, 1994.
Senior lecturer Göteborg College Health Sciences, 1970-1995, Göteborg University, 1995-1999, Chalmers University of Technology, Göteborg, 1995-2000. Professor statistics, biostatistics and epidemiology Örebro (Sweden) University, since 2000. Consultant biostatistics Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Göteborg, since 1980, Göteborg University, 1990-1999.
Consultant, educator Volvo, Chromogenix, Pharmacia Diagnostics.
Chair Swedish Medical Society, since 2000. Member International Association Statistical Education, Bernoulli Society Mathematics Statistics and Probability, International Society Clinical Biostats. (executive committee since 2001), International Biometric Society (treasurer Nordic region 1996-1999, 2000-2002).
Married Erik Torbjörn Svensson, October 25, 1969 (divorced 1984). 1 child, Maria Hanna.