The Queen visits the skin clinic at Lund University Hospital

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The Queen tries a simulator for laparoscopy, or keyhole surgery. Photo: Roger Lundholm/Skåne County Administrative Board.

On Thursday 21 October, The Queen visited the skin clinic at Lund University Hospital and Igelösa Life Science Community near Lund.
The Queen's visit to the skin clinic in Lund began at Practicumexternal link, opens in new window, one of Europe's largest education and training centres for healthcare workers.

Here, medical students, nursing students, doctors, nurses, assistant nurses and physiotherapists are trained in both individual clinical skills and teamwork.

Practicum's work is based on simulation in a similar way to aviation.
The centre boasts both the latest simulators and simulated hospital environments