President of the College

Officer Of The College
  • Prof. Anyetei T. Lassey
    College President
    Prof. Anyetei T. Lassey
MB ChB (UG) MPH (Leeds) FGCPS FWACS FRCOG

Professor Anyetei Tonyeli Lassey is an associate professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Ghana Medical School since 2004.

He is an experienced teacher of obstetrics and gynecology, and his beneficiaries include medical students, postgraduate doctors as well as midwives.

However, Prof. Lassey is best known for his devotion to the plight and care of obstetric fistula patients who live predominantly in rural Ghana, where he and his team regularly travel to perform fistula surgery. At the moment, the team visits 13 hospitals to offer outreach fistula surgical service.

Prof Lassey is a Fellow of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (England), a Fellow of the West African College of Surgeons and also a Fellow of the Ghana College of Physicians and Surgeons.
Currently he is the President of the Ghana College of Physicians and Surgeons.

He is also a member of several committees and Boards including the Board of the Mercy Women’s Hospital and Fistula Centre at Mankessim as well as the chairman of the Ghana Obstetric Fistula Fund, an NGO dedicated to the support and care of obstetric fistula patients, the poorest of the poor patients!