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Oklahoma J-1 Visa Waiver Program

Sponsor
Oklahoma State Department of Health
Deadlines
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Contact

Jana Castleberry
405.271.9444 Ext. 56520
JanaC@health.ok.gov

Purpose

The Oklahoma 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 Oklahoma, 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 specialty trained physicians are eligible to apply.

Geographic coverage
Oklahoma
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

Links to application instructions and additional resources are available on the program website.

Completed applications should be mailed to:

Jana Castleberry, Manager
Office of Primary Care and Rural Health Development
Oklahoma State Department of Health
1000 NE 10th Street, Room 915
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73117-1299

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



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