Every health care professionnal is welcome in the Sanctuary, no matter if he or she is a doctor, a pharmacist or a nurse.
If they wish, the health care professionnals can help with the sick, either by accompanying them during their pilgrimage through their diocesan hospitality) or on site (through Hospitalité Notre-Dame de Lourdes). They are expected to make themselves known to the resident doctor of the Sanctuary in the Medical Bureau (2nd floor of the Accueil Jean-Paul II) and if they wish they can join the International Lourdes Medical Association (AMIL) and obtain its special badge. AMIL has a membership of about 10,000 health care professionals from 75 countries.
A meeting of prayer and friendship is organized for you every Tuesday and Saturday during the season at the Saint-Côme-et-Saint-Damien chapel at 15.30.
Jean Paul 1st conference room. This conference room is 2nd floor of the Accueil Jean-Paul II. It's used by the Medical Bureau and can accept 80 persons. It's equiped with a complete video system: DVD player, removable big screen, projector and laptop connection.
The foyer "Saint-Roch". Fridge, coffee maker, microwave oven, LCD screen, DVD player, computer: the foyer "Saint-Roch", at the Office of Medical Observations, welcomes you for a relaxing break or a working meeting.