Dr Varushka Bachan

Dr Varushka Bachan obtained her medical degree from the University of Cape Town in 2006.  She worked locally and internationally in Trauma and Emergency Medicine before returning to UCT to join the Division of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology, first as a medical officer and then as a registrar, in 2017. She is currently a senior registrar in the Division, working on her MMED relating to post-mortem blood alcohol levels in injury related mortality during the COVID-19 nationwide lockdown period.