Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, University Pittsburgh, 1959. Master of Science in Biochemistry, University Pittsburgh, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy in Biochemistry, University Pittsburgh, 1964.
Assistant research professor biochemistry, U. Pittsburgh, 1969-1973; associate research professor, U. Pittsburgh, 1973-1980; associate professor medicine, U. Pittsburgh, 1980-1988; professor, U. Pittsburgh, since 1988.
Member of American Chemical Society, Endocrine Society, American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, American Peptide Society, Protein Society.
Married Klaus Hofmann, February 26, 1965 (deceased December 25, 1995). Married Eric Reichl, July 19, 1999.