Doctor of Medicine, Freie University, Berlin, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, University Gothenburg, Sweden, 1988.
Registrar, U. Hospital, Berlin, 1974-1977; registrar, County Hospital, Boras, Sweden, 1977-1983; senior registrar, U. Hospital, Gothenburg, 1983-1985; registrar, U. London Hospital, 1985-1986; assistant medical director, Marbachtal Klinik, Bad Kissingen, Germany, 1986-1990; medical director, Marbachtal Klinik, Bad Kissingen, Germany, since 1990.
President Leukamiehilfe, Bad Kissingen, since 1996. Member Gesellschaft Rehabilitation, Lions.
Son of Fritz and Gertrud (Blume) A. Married Harriet Sjögren, August 6, 1977. Children: John, Sabine.