Bachelor of Science, National University Buenos Aires, 1960. Master of Science, National University Buenos Aires, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy, National University Buenos Aires, 1964.
Postgraduate, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1964—1966.
Research instructor State University of New York, 1964—1966, research associate, 1966—1968, research assistant professor, 1969—1975. Associate professor Medical College Ohio, Toledo, 1975—1978, adjunct professor biochemistry, since 1986. Director research department St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo, since 1979.
Member science advisory board American Porphyria Foundation, Marion, Ohio, since 1982.
Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science, Ohio Academy of Sciences (vice president medical science section 1986-1987, at-large delegate since 1986), American Federation Clinical Research, American Society Human Genetics, American Society Hematology, American Chemical Society.
Married Abraham S. Birnbaum, December 30, 1958. Children: A. Edward, Ron A.