Bachelor of Medicine BCh, University Alexandria, Egypt, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1997.
Intern, Khartoum Tchg. Hospital, 1983-1984; medical officer, Khartoum Tchg. Hospital, 1984-1985; registrar, Ajman Hospital, United Arab Emirates, 1985-1992; member of staff medical department, University Hospital, Uppsala, since 1997.
Member Swedish Society Nephrology, Swedish Society Physicians, Uppsala Physician Union.
Married Nahala Hassan Mahmoud, April 1, 1993. 1 child, Mohammad.