Doctor of Medicine, University Copenhagen, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy, University Copenhagen, 1994. Associate professor, University Linkoping, Sweden, 1999.
Resident physician Växsjö Hospital, Sweden, 1983-1984. Medical officer Salvation Army, Zimbabwe, 1986-1987. Medical consultant Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency, Uppsala, Sweden, 1989-1990.
Resident physician University Hospital, Linkoping, 1991-1993, chief physician drug and dependency unit, 1994-2000. Senior lecturer University Linkoping, since 1997, associate professor, 1999. Advisor Merck AB, Stockholm, since 1997.
Medical consultant prison and probation authorities, Linkoping, since 1997.
Member Swedish Medical Association (board directors section for alcohol and drug abuse 1998), The Swedish Medical Society Addiction Medicine (science secretary since 1998).
Children: Maria, Marcus, Emma.