Doctor of Medicine, Addis Ababa University, 1980. Special certified Internal Medicine, Addis Ababa University, 1986. Master of Science in Nuclear Medicine, London University, 1989.
Physician, medical director, Ministry Health, Finote Selam, Ethiopia, 1981-1983; resident internal medicine faculty medicine, Addis Ababa U., 1984-1986; assistant professor internal medicine, Addis Ababa U., since 1987.
Member Ethiopian Medical Association, Getachew Bolodia Foundation, New York Academy of Sciences.