Bachelor of Science, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1985. Doctor of Medicine, Uppsala University, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy, Linkoping University, Sweden, 1997.
Intern Finspang (Sweden) Hospital, Finspang, Sweden, 1988-1990. Resident, fellow Linkoping (Sweden) Hospital, 1990-1995, registrar, 1995-1997. Visiting associate National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1997-1999.
Researcher Swedish Society Medical Research, Sweden, since 1999. Teacher Linkoping University, since 1999.
Member Swedish Society for Physicians, Swedish Society for Endocrinologists, Swedish Society for Hypertension.
Married Eva-Lotta Ostlund, July 13, 1992. Children: Viktor, Max.