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Maryland J-1 Visa Waiver Program

Sponsor
Maryland Department of Health
Deadlines
Dec 1, 2018
Contact

Temi Oshiyoye
410.767.4467
temi.oshiyoye@maryland.gov

Purpose

The Maryland J-1 Visa Waiver Program offers a J-1 Visa waiver to foreign physicians who commit to serving for 3 years in an underserved area of Maryland, 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.

Geographic coverage
Maryland
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

General information is available on the program website. Additional links and resources are available on the checklist and application forms page.

Completed applications should be mailed to:

Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Office of Workforce Development
201 West Preston Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Attention: Temi Oshiyoye

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J-1 Visa Waiver · Physicians · Primary care · Specialty care · Maryland



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