Doctor of Medicine, University Turku, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy, University Turku, 1990. Docent in clinical oncology, University Turku, 1995.
Oncology resident University Turku, 1985—1986, 1988—1990, specialist physician department oncology and radiotherapy, 1992, 1994—1996, 1998—1999, acting professor department oncology and radiotherapy, 1997, specialist physician Turku Positron Emission Tomography Center, 2000—2003, chief physician, department oncology and radiotherapy, 2003—2007. Junior research fellow Academy Finland, 1987. Acting professor Turku Positron Emission Tomography Center, since 2007.
Visiting instructor division nuclear medicine University Michigan, 1993—1994.
Member of European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer (brain tumor group), European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology, American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology.
Married Kristiina Kentala-Minn, August 2, 1980. Children: Elina, Petra.