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Muhammad ibn Zakariya al-Razi: Physician

Muhammad ibn Zakariya al-Razi was a physician born in al-Ray near Tehran (modern day Iran) in 251 H/ 865 CE. Among his many enduring and fundamental contributions, he was the first physician to detail the symptoms and signs of smallpox and measles and was a pioneer in the use of experimental medicine. Two of his [...]

Muhammad ibn Zakariya al-Razi: Physician 2017-07-24T15:11:09+00:00

Salman Khan: Educator

Bill Gates, Google and AT&T recognize him as a hero. His organization has revolutionized the way education is spread across borders and to the masses, free of any cost to the student. With the mission to 'provide a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere', Khan Academy was founded by Salman Khan - a hero to the [...]

Salman Khan: Educator 2017-06-29T08:51:29+00:00

Ismail Al-Jazari: Master Engineer and Father of Robotics

Ismail al-Jazari was a famous engineer and craftsman who was a master in automata and mechanical inventions. Born in 1136 CE, Al-Jazari would go on to become the chief engineer for the Turkish Artuqid Dynasty. In his book “A Compendium on the Theory and Useful Practice of the Mechanical Arts”, he describes in detail 50 [...]

Ismail Al-Jazari: Master Engineer and Father of Robotics 2017-06-18T23:16:52+00:00

Furakh Mir

Furakh Mir is a Canadian Muslim lawyer, currently practicing in Mississauga, Ontario. She obtained her Honours B.A. from the University of Toronto in 2002 and Bachelor of Laws, LL.B. from the University of Windsor in 2005. Presently, she acts as the principal lawyer at Mir Law Office, serving clients across the Greater Toronto Area. As a [...]

Furakh Mir 2017-03-24T23:44:28+00:00

Benjie M. Thomas

Benjie leads the Private Equity and Pension Plan Advisory practice and is located in Toronto. Benjie has more than 12 years experience assisting private equity funds and strategic buyers plan and execute on acquisitions, reorganizations and divestitures. Mr. Thomas is also a member of KPMG Canada’s board. In his over 14 years of Transaction Services experience, [...]

Benjie M. Thomas 2017-03-24T23:43:23+00:00

Soheila Esfahani

Soheila Esfahani grew up in Tehran, Iran, and moved to Canada in 1992. She has practiced as an artist and educator for more than a decade. She received her Master of Fine Arts degree from the University of Western Ontario and her BA in Fine Arts from the University of Waterloo. She is a recipient of [...]

Soheila Esfahani 2017-03-24T23:42:21+00:00

Shiraz Sheikh

Shiraz Sheikh is a PhD candidate at York University’s Department of History, completing final requirements towards a PhD in Islamic Intellectual History, with a focus on knowledge and learning in the early Ottoman period. His dissertation topic is on the life and works of Molla Şemseddin Fenari (d. 1430), the first Grand Mufti of the Ottoman [...]

Shiraz Sheikh 2017-03-24T23:41:18+00:00

Maryam Hasan

Maryam graduated from the University of Toronto with an Honours Bachelor of Science degree specializing in Developmental Biology. She received her Bachelor of Education degree from the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education at the University of Toronto. Maryam Hasan has been an educator with the Toronto District School Board for sixteen years. Focused on [...]

Maryam Hasan 2017-03-24T23:39:29+00:00

Anthony Lau

Anthony’s experience is in helping to grow technology companies to global recognition and is an engineering graduate of the University of Waterloo. His successes have been mainly in driving growth from new market launches and new product innovations. His work has been mainly with high-potential companies during their growth phases. This includes Bell, Rogers, Motorola, [...]

Anthony Lau 2017-03-24T23:40:12+00:00

Nahla El-Said

Nahla El-Said has been a PhD Candidate in IBBME U of T and a TA in CS for 6 years. She was a UofT MSA Academic Affairs director for the year 2014-2015. And, for more than five years, she is a volunteer for a non-profit organization as a Youth helpline counselor. She has a love for [...]

Nahla El-Said 2017-03-24T23:35:02+00:00