Doctor of Medicine, University Berlin, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy, University Lübeck, 1998.
Resident in ob/gynecology, Medical U. Lübeck, Germany, 1986-1992; consultant in ob/gynecology, Medical U. Lübeck, Germany, since 1992; consultant reproductive medicine, Medical U. Lübeck, Germany, since 1993. Visiting physician department urology Cornell Medical Center, New York City, 1996.
Member American Society Reproductive Medicine, European Society Human Reproduction and Embryology, German Society Ob/gynecology (Research award 1996).
Married Margrit Charlotte Burkowski, June 24, 1993. Children: Stephan, Greta.