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Jan 20, 2014 8:09:42 GMT -6, Adam Cohen replied to
'Posting a New Thread'
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Breaking News

Siskind Susser, PC - Immigration Lawyers, the sponsor of this site, uses this forum to post important news of interest to international medical graduates as well as articles and other materials intended to help educate IMGs on the immigration process.

Jul 7, 2015 5:03:46 GMT -6, adamcohen replied to
'New Twitter Account Focusing on Physician Immigration'
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Graduate Medical Education

This is the place to talk about the process for entering US graduate medical education programs including getting and maintaining J-1 and H-1B status.

Jul 9, 2015 10:38:24 GMT -6, adamcohen replied to
'Reminder'
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Job Hunting

Tips and feedback from job seekers, recruiters and employers for IMGs seeking jobs after their training programs are over.

Apr 30, 2015 9:13:23 GMT -6, Rose Baker replied to
'Kansas Hospital Seeks Pediatric Surgeon'
3 posts in 3 threads
H-1B Visas (post-training)

This is the place to discuss the immigration process for physicians who have trained on the H-1B visa and are seeking to remain in the US after their programs are over. It's also for those working on H-1Bs after their training who want to discuss issues related to their status.

Jul 9, 2015 10:39:11 GMT -6, adamcohen replied to
'Leave of Absence While in H-1B Status'
9 posts in 8 threads
J-1 Waivers

Physicians in residency and fellowship programs on J-1s are subject to a requirement to return home for two years. That requirement can be waived, and this is the place to discuss the J-1 waiver process.

Apr 28, 2016 7:16:36 GMT -6, Adam Cohen replied to
'Waiver pending at DoS'
35 posts in 25 threads
Green Cards

If seeking permanent residency in the US, this is the place to post questions, comments, and observations about PERM, national interest waivers, and other routes to a green card.

Mar 1, 2016 9:14:03 GMT -6, Adam Cohen replied to
'New Mexico policy for NIW support letters'
6 posts in 6 threads
Miscellaneous Immigration

This is a forum for those in other visa categories (F-1, O-1, E-3, etc.) as well as a place to ask questions about sponsoring family members for immigration, naturalization, etc.

Mar 15, 2016 6:38:57 GMT -6, Adam Cohen replied to
'Section 264 of Immigration Nationality Act'
13 posts in 12 threads
Licensing

Securing a license in the US is a serious challenge because the rules differ in every state. There are even extra requirements for IMGs. Here is the forum to post questions and comments on securing licenses both during graduate medical education and after it has been completed.

Apr 14, 2014 12:39:48 GMT -6, katmiller replied to
'GA Medical Board only requires one year of training for IMGs'
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