Dr. Rose Azuike is an experienced Optometrist who has worked in various capacities in eye clinics and non-governmental organizations and attained various positions over the years. She is the Managing Director of Kesona Eye Centre.
She obtained her Doctor of Optometry (OD) Degree from Abia State University, Uturu, a Master of Public Health (MPH) Degree from The University of Sheffield, UK, and a Certificate in Leadership and Management in Health from the University of Washington, USA.
She has a strong desire to tackle avoidable blindness from chronic eye conditions. In 2020, she authored a remarkable guide to avoiding vision loss and living well with chronic eye conditions titled, How Not to Go Blind from Chronic Eye Conditions.
Dr. Rose is committed to ensuring that patients receive the best quality eye care, and are adequately empowered to manage their eye health beyond the clinic.
Her areas of interest include eye wellness in middle and old age, self-management support for chronic eye conditions, public eye health (with a focus on research and promotion), and eye care strategy development.