Doctor of Medicine, University Tirana, 1983.
General physician, Reg. Hospital Peshkopia, 1983-1985; cardiologist, University Hospital Center of Tirana, 1985-1993; lecturer pharmacology, U. Tirana, 1986-1989; lecturer cardiology, U. Tirana, 1990-1993; researcher, cardiologist, Institute Clinical Physiology, Pisa, Italy, 1993-1997; cardiologist, Casa Cura Villa Maria Beatrice, Florence, Italy., since 1997. Consultant physician United States Embassy, Tirana, 1992-1993, Peace Corps organization, Tirana, 1992-1993, United Kingdom Embassy, Tirana, 1993.
Active volunteer Red Cross Organization, Massa-Carrara, Italy, 1993-1997. Officer Albanian Military, 1982-1983.
Married Pranvera Thanasi, October 5, 1987.