Doctor of Medicine, University Munich, 1964.
Intern, Medical U. Clinic, Düsseldorf, Germany, 1968; research assistant, Medical U. Clinic, Geneva, 1969-1970; intern, Pediatric U. Clinic, Heidelberg, 1971-1972; intern in pediatrics, Free U., Berlin, 1973-1975; privatdozent, Free U., Berlin, 1976; senior registrar, Free U., Berlin, 1976-1978; assistant director, Poison Control Center, Berlin, 1976-1978; head clinic, Children's Hospital, Osnabrück, Germany, since 1979; professor, U Münster, since 1980. Head documentation and information center and commission environmental questions German Academy Pediatrics, since 1991.
Captain German Army, 1966-1967.
Married Maja von Cube, October 3, 1970. Children: Alexander, Paul, Peter.