Bachelor Medicine B Surgery, University Glasgow, Scotland, 1982.
House officer, Greater Glasgow Health Board, 1982-1983; registrar in gastroenterology, Greater Glasgow Health Board, 1986-1988; senior house officer, Lanarkshire Health Board, Airdrie, United Kingdom, 1983-1984; registrar in medicine, Lanarkshire Health Board, Airdrie, United Kingdom, 1984-1986; lecturer, U. Science Malaysia, Kota Bharu, Malaysia, 1988-1992; associate professor, U. Science Malaysia, Kota Bharu, since 1993. Chairman, coordinator clinical undergraduate program U. Science Malaysia, since 1995. Member National Concensus Expert Panels on Medical Management, 1995-1997.
Fellow Royal College Physicians United Kingdom, Royal College Physicians and Surgeons Glasgow, Royal Society Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. Member Malaysian Society Gastroenterology/Hepatology (president-elect 1997-1998), president, 1998-1999, Academy Medicine Malaysia.
Married Gurjeet Kaur Chatar Singh, June 3, 1990. Children: Jayanand, Suresh.