Dr. Selassie Tagoh


  • PhD  in Optometry Candidate 2020 to current, University of Auckland, New Zealand
  • Masters, Public Health, with Specialization in Community Eye Health (MPH-CEH)
  • Doctor of Optometry (OD), University of Cape Coast (2013)

Research Interests

  • Clinical Optometry
  • Community Eye Health
  • Vision Science
  • Contact lenses 


  1. Kyei S, Dogbadze E, Tagoh S, Mwanza E. Unorthodox Ophthalmic preparations on the Ghanaian market-a potential risk for ocular and enteric infections. [Submitted to Clinical and Experimental Optometry for Publication on July 14, 2018].
  2. Mpyet C, Tagoh S, Boisson S. et al.  Prevalence of Trachoma and Access to Water and Sanitation in Benue State, Nigeria: results of 23 population-based prevalence surveys conducted with the Global Trachoma Mapping Project. Ophthalmic Epidemiol. 2017;
  3. Tagoh S. Short term effects of Visual Display Units (VDU) on tear film stability and blink frequency. University of Cape Coast, Department of Optometry, 2013. [Student dissertation- OD, Bsc]
  4. Kyei S, Dogbadze E, Tagoh S & Mwanza E. (2020).  Unorthodox ophthalmic preparations on the Ghanaian market: a potential risk for ocular and enteric infections.  African Health Sciences Vol. 20 Issue 1, March, 2020

Conferences Attended
Annual General Conference/ CPD Workshop, Sunyani , October, 2016
CPD: Contact lenses, May 29-, 2015- May 30,2015
Annual general Conference(GOA), October, 2013

  • University of Cape Coast, SRC investment Summit, February 27,2008