Bachelor of Medicine, ChB, University Nairobi, 1974.
Medical officer Ministry of Health, Mombasa, Kenya, 1974-1975. Tutorial fellow University Nairobi, 1976-1979, lecturer in psychiatry, since 1983. Resident in psychiatry Maudsley Hospital, London, 1980-1982.
Consultant Kenyatta National Hospital, since 1983, Mathari Mental Hospital, Nairobi, since 1983, Aga Khan Hospital, Nairobi, since 1984.
Member Royal College Psychiatrists, Kenya Medical Association.
Married Nellie Anzazi Mwendar, December 30, 1972. Children: Eric, Alan, Samuel.