Medical Degree from the Institute of Medicine, Rangoon, Burma.
Psychiatry training in England. Studied at the Institute of Psychiatry, London. Practiced Psychiatry in Asia, Europe and the United States.
Research experience and publications in Psychopharmacology, Addiction Medicine and Pain Management. Have held teaching appointments at University of North Carolina, UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas,Texas, and Southern Methodist University at Dallas, Texas. Have served as medical director at Psychiatric Hospitals and Addiction Treatment Centers in North Carolina, Maryland and Texas.