Doctor of Medicine, University Stavropol, Russia, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, Institute Gerontology, Kiev, Ukraine, 1983. Doctor of Science, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, 1999.
Trainee Postgraduate Medical School, 1972—1976, assistant, 1977—1983, assistant professor, 1983—1994, docent, 1994—1997. Professor, endocrinology, 1997—2001. Chairman, endocrinology, 1997—2001.
Professor, dietetics nutrition Semmelweis University, Budapest, since 2002, chairman, dietetics nutrition, since 2002.
Member of Hungarian Society Nutrition (president since 2007), European Thyroid Association (board member since 2002), Hungarian Society Endocrinology Metabolism (executive committee member since 2000), Hungarian Office Food Society (advisory board member since 2007).
Married Gabriella Szabolcsnè Halm. Children: Gabriella, Annamária, Zsuzsanna.