Doctor of Medicine, Szent-Györgyi Albert Medical U, Szeged, 1981. Degree in Neurology, Postgraduate Medical University, Budapest, Hungary, 1985. Degree of Addictology, Postgraduate Medical University, Budapest, Hungary, 1994.
Doctor of Philosophy, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, 1992.
Clinician, Municipal Hospital, Szentes, Hungary, 1981-1983; chief physician, Nyírö Gyula Municipal Hospital, Budapest, since 1983.
Member New York Academy of Sciences, Hungarian Society Neurologists and Psychiatrists, Hungarian Society Addictologists, European Federation Neurological Societies (member science panel neuroepidemiology since 1996), Hungarian Society Headache, Hungarian Society Parkinson's Disease, Hungarian Society Stroke.
Married Tamás Garam, March 24, 1990. Children: Garam, Nóra.