In Pictures: Kate becomes patron of nursing charities
Kate, who is expecting her third child in April, will be supporting women’s healthcare and global health work, including those who work on the front line.
The Duchess of Cambridge has visited the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in London.
The visit came as it was announced she has become patron of the college, as well as the Nursing Now campaign that aims to raise the status and profile of nurses around the world.
Kate, who is expecting her third child in April, later visited St Thomas’ Hospital in the capital to officially launch Nursing Now.
Amara and Kim are two of the patients being cared for on the Snow Leopard ward. As part of their role here, the nurses teach parents how to use ventilation equipment so that they can care for their children at home. pic.twitter.com/M3wzYZnrUX— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) February 27, 2018
The Duchess of Cambridge, Patron of the @RCObsGyn, is learning about the College's education and training programmes for doctors specialising in obstetrics and gynaecologists. pic.twitter.com/d4qEazlkig— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) February 27, 2018
Following her visit to the @RCObsGyn this morning, The Duchess is continuing to champion front-line healthcare professionals by launching the @NursingNow2020 campaign during a visit to @GSTTnhs this afternoon. pic.twitter.com/oGq93GT9hN— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) February 27, 2018