Bachelor of Science, Stockholm University, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy in Education, Stockholm University, 1994. Doctor of Medicine, Doctor of Philosophy, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1988.
Medical officer Danderyd Hospital, Stockholm, 1971-1975. Lecturer internal medicine and psychiatry Karolinska Institute, 1975-1983. Senior lecturer department family medicine Uppsala University, 1983-1997.
Superintendent psychiatrist Psychiatryci Clinical Stockholm, 1990-1992. Head Karolinska Institute Primary Health Care Research Unit, 1992-1996. Associate professor family medicine.
Member Swedish Medical Association, Royal Society Medicine (United Kingdom).
Married Maybritt Linnea Ohlsson, July 15, 1970. Children: Petra, Pär, Peter.