Doctor of Medicine, Pavlov's 1st Medical Institute, St. Petersburg, Russia, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy, Russian Academy of Sciences, 1988.
Medical director Massawa Hospital, Massawa-Eriteria, 1982-1984. Head department obstetrics-gynecology Yekatit Hospital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, since 1992. Visiting professor Jimma Institute Health Sciences, Ethiopia, 1994-1995.
Member National Task Force Reproductive Health, since 1995, advisory council Global Alliance for Women's Health, 1994, panel of assessors medical professionals Minister Health, since 1993, technical advisory group family health department, 1992, research and surveillance committee for Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, 1992.
Member National Health Science & Technology Council (chairman award committee 1994), Ethiopian Society Ob/Gyns. (secretary 1992), Organization Gestosis (country representative since 1988), New York Academy of Sciences.
Married Meaza Mulugeta, September 23, 1995.