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Alaska J-1 Visa Conrad 30 Waiver Program

Sponsor
Alaska Department of Health and Social Services
Deadlines
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Contact

Jerrine Regester
907.465.5669
jerrine.regester@alaska.gov

Purpose

The Alaska J-1 Visa Conrad 30 Waiver Program offers a J-1 Visa waiver to foreign physicians who commit to serving for 3 years in an underserved area of Alaska, waiving the foreign medical residency requirement and allowing them to remain in the United States. The program is intended to provide physician services in areas that typically have difficulty attracting and retaining physicians.

Eligibility

Primary care physicians, psychiatrists, and sub-specialty trained physicians are eligible to apply for a J-1 waiver.

Geographic coverage
Alaska
Amount of funding

This is an incentive program that offers foreign physicians a visa waiver, allowing them to work in the U.S.

Application process

Application instructions are available on the program website.

Completed applications should be mailed to:

State of Alaska DHSS, Division of Public Health
Section of Rural and Community Health Systems
Office of Health Care Access
P.O. Box 110610
350 Main Street, Suite 508
Juneau, AK 99811-0610

Tagged as
Behavioral health · Behavioral health workforce · J-1 Visa Waiver · Physicians · Primary care · Specialty care · Alaska



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