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Dr Hugo Onumajuru

Research Assistant

Vision and Eye Research Institute

Faculty of Health, Education and Social Care
School of Medicine
Areas of Expertise:
Vision and eye research , Public health

Hugo’s interests are in the prevention of eye diseases and in digital health integration in eye disease prevention. He is a medical doctor and holds an MPH in Global Public Health.

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Hugo obtained his MBBS degree from the University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria. After working for several years as a clinician and later as a hospital administrator in Nigeria, he came to the UK, where he subsequently completed a Masters in Global Public Health at ARU.

Dr Onumajuru works as a Research Assistant (Prevention of Eye Diseases) at ARU's Vision and Eye Research Institute (VERI).

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • Igbo
  • French

Research interests

  • Eye health in Black and Caribbean communities
  • Diabetic retinopathy
  • Digital health in prevention of eye diseases


  • MBBS, Medicine and Surgery, University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria
  • MPH Global Public Health, ARU