Läkarexamen, University of Umeå, 1978.
Consultant in anaesthesiology Department Anesthesiology and Intensiv Care, University Hospital, Linköping, Sweden, since 1992. Head of all the operation theathers University Hospital, Sweden, 1998—2002. Head of the county of östergötlands pain service Center for Pain and Rehabilitation, 2004—2005.
Guest lecturer Institution for Medicine and Care at the University of Health Sciences in Linköping. Chief research and education Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, since 2006.
Fellow: Swedish Federation Anaesthesia and Intensive Care (president 2005). Member: Scandanavian Association Anaesthesia and Intensive Care.
Married Hans Peter Hjertberg, December 7, 1980. Children: Vidar Peter Kalman Hjertberg, Aron Björn Hjertberg, Joar Ulf Hjertberg, Ádin Hans Hjertberg.