Statsexamen in medicine, Mainz, Germany, 1990. Doctor of Philosophy, Göteborg University, 2003.
Trainee internal medicine, gastroenterology and hepatolgy Visby Swed Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Göteborg, Sweden, 2000. Medical director Alingsas (Sweden) Hospital, since 2000.
Member of American Gastroenterology Association (associate), Swedish Medical Association (associate).
Married May Sadik, February 14, 1991. Children: Sara, Linn.