Doctor of Philosophy, U. Aarhus, 1977; Doctor of Science, U. Aarhus, 1985.
Fellowship, U. Aarhus, 1977-1979; assistant professor, U. Aarhus, 1979-1981; senior fellow, U. Aarhus, 1983-1987; associate professor, U. São Paulo, Ribeirão, Brazil, since 1988. Visiting professor U. New Mexico, Albuquerque, 1977-1979, Max-Planck Institute for Experimental Medicine, Göttingen, Germany, 1981-1983, 87-88. Organizer symposium Regulatory Mechanisms of Cardiovascular and Respiratory Function in Vertebrates, São Carlos, Brazil, 1994.
Member Scandinavian Physiological Society (life member).
Married Heloisa Almeida Andrade, November 23, 1991. 1 child, Otto Luiz.