Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Royal Veterinary University, Copenhagen, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy, Royal Veterinary University, Copenhagen, 1996.
Private practice, Sydals, Denmark, 1987-1988. Meat inspector Danish Veterinary Services, Blans, Denmark, 1988, veterinarian Copenhagen, 1988-1989, Federation Danish Pig Producers and Slaughterhouses, Copenhagen, 1992-1994. Researcher Danish Veterinary Laboratory, 1994-1998, senior research officer, since 1998.
Member Nordic Society Veterinary Edipemiology (chairman since 1995).