Abdirahman Omar Adow graduated from Faculty of Nursing and Health Sciences, department of General Nursing in academic year 2006/2007 at Mogadishu University, Somalia. He also obtained diploma in Public Health Management from Modern Institute of Informatics & Management (MIIM) in 2009.
In 2004, He started working as a Health Department Officer at AHDEF Alpha Horn Africa Development Foundation, from 2008 to 2012. In the meanwhile, from 2006 to 2008, he has been working as Public Relation Officer at Mother and Child Care Organisation. Besides, from 2008 to 2009, he worked as trainer for capacity building program at community service nurses organisation in 2008. He worked as Medical staff for Msf Spain Mogadishu, Somalia, and from 2007 up to now, he has been working as Senior Lecturer Mogadishu University Faculty of Nursing and Health Sciences.