Master of Science, Doctor of Medicine, Doctor of Philosophy, University Lund, Sweden, 1979. Doctor of Medicine, University Lund, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, University Lund, 1979.
Chief physician department anesthesia and intensive care University Hospital Lund, 1992—1995. Assistant professor physiology department physiology University Lund, 1995—2001, professor department anesthesia and intensive care, since 2002.
Married Marie Elisabeth Lydahl, January 31, 1981. Children: Gustaf, Olof, Linnea.