Bachelor of Science in Environmental Sciences and Toxicology, Brandenburg Technology University, Cottbus, Germany, 1994. Doctor of Medicine, Humboldt University Berlin, 2000.
Doctoral fellow Institute Anatomy, Berlin, Germany, 1996-1998, junior scientist Germany, 1999-2000. Intern Whitwatersrand University, Johannesburg, South Africa, 1999. Postdoctoral fellow Institute Anatomy, Berlin, since 2000.
Active Amnesty International, Berlin, 1985. Trainer Soccer Club, Germany, 1991. Member of Society of Anatomists, German Society Natural i. and Medicine, Federal European Neurosci.