Doctor of Dental Surgery, Helsinki University, Finland, 1988. Doctor of Medicine, Helsinki University, Finland, 1994. Certified in Dermatology, Helsinki University, Finland, 2004.
Research fellow Medical School Harvard University, Boston, 1995—1996. Research fellow Skin and Allery Hospital, Helsinki, 1997—1999, resident, 1998—2004, consulting specialist, since 2005. Private practice dermatologist, since 1998.
Resident Central and Military Hsop., 2000—2001.
Member of The Finnish Medical Association, The Finnish Dermatological Society.
Married Antti Pekka Vakeva, August 5, 1989.