Dr. Rose Azuike is an experienced Optometrist, a passionate eye health promoter and the Managing Director of Kesona Eye Centre.
She has worked in various capacities in eye clinics and non-governmental organizations and attained various positions over the years.
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 is a Certified Development Project Manager (CDPM) and an Occupational Safety and Health Manager (OSHM).
Dr. Rose Azuike passionately promotes self-care and active self-management of eye disorders as a strategy for preventing avoidable blindness from vision-threatening 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 occupational vision, eye wellness in middle and old age, self-management support, and public eye health with a focus on research, strategy development, and promotion.