Bachelor of Medicine, University Lund, 1963. Doctor of Medicine, University Lund, 1971.
From resident to chief resident department rheumatology University Lund, 1976—1981. Head rheumatology section Kristianstad (Sweden) Hospital, 1981—2002.
Member Swedish Society for Rheumatology (general secretary 1984-1990), Scandinavian Society for Rheumatology (chairman 24th congress 1992), National Organisation Against Rheumatism (board directors 1982, vice president).
Married Birgitta Elmqvist, January 5, 1968. Children: Charlotta, Anna.