Mohammad is a neuroscientist, physician, and entrepreneur; the founding director of the Palestinian Neuroscience Initiative at Al-Quds University, Palestine; and a research scientist at Rutgers University, USA. He obtained an M.D. from Al-Quds, and a Ph.D. in behavioral and neural sciences from Rutgers. Mohammad’s research focuses on the identification of biomarkers for diagnosis of mental ill-health. He received the Young Arab Neuroscientist Award, the TED Fellowship, the Aspen Global Leadership Network Fellowship; was named as one of the 500 Most Powerful Arabs in the World; selected for the Lancet Commission for Global Mental Health; was featured by Forbes, Science, Nature, and TED.