Doctor of Medicine, University Turku, Finland, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy, University Turku, Finland, 1961.
Assistant professor physiology, U. Turku, 1963; assistant professor obstetrics, U. Turku, 1964; assistant professor gynecology, U. Turku, 1966; associate professor obstetrics-gynecology., U. Turku, since 1968; professor and department chairman obstetrics-gynecology., U. Turku, 1984-1985, 93; director Institute Medical Clinics, U. Turku, 1990-1995; research associate professor, Washington University, St. Louis, 1967-1968; PIEGO lecturer, Washington University, St. Louis, 1973-1976.
Member Turku Hospital Drs. Association (chairman since 1994), Turku University Student Association (honorary supervisor since 1989), Lions (president since 1995).
Married Heini Kyllikki Laine, April 7, 1977 (divorced May 1982). 1 child, Eeva; married Marja-Leena Lippala, August 10, 1986.