Doctor of Medicine, Szeged University, Hungary, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, 1983. Med.habil., Szeged University, 1996.
Assistant lecturer department pharmacology Szeged University, 1970-1975. Research fellow Harvard University Medical School, Boston, 1985-1986. Visiting scientist St. Luke's Medical Center, Rush-St. Luke's-Presbyterian Medical School, Chicago, 1986-1987.
Assistant professor Hungarian Institute Cardiology, Budapest, 1975-1984, head cardiologist, since 1987. Professor cardiology, since 1999. Deputy director National Institute Cardiology, Budapest, Hungary, since 1999.
Fellow Hungarian Society Cardiology (secretary 1989-1994, vice president since 1994), European Society Cardiology (councillor 1996-1998). Member International Cardiac Pacing and Electrophysiologic Society (board directors since 1995), Alpe-Adria Cardiology Association (board directors since 1994).
Married Judith Nagy, September 23, 1983. Children: Christian, Bettyna, Daniel.