Dr. Umar Sallaw serves as a director at Al-Hirz Institute. Dr. Sallaw M.D, is a Therapeutic Counseling and Biofeedback Researcher, Author, Comparative Religion Tutor and Public Speaker. Although he is considered one of America's foremost authorities in Prophetic Medicine, the title he prefers is 'Student of Islām'.
He has had the privilege to study directly under Dr. T. Campbell of Cornell University, New York, who is the world's leading authority in nutritional biochemistry. He graduated as a Certified Electrocardiology Technician (CET) and Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) from New York's Manhattan Institute. He proceeded to study Anatomy and Physiology at Lehman College, CUNY and his M.D. at the American International School of Medicine. He also studied in various institutions in different countries including :