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West Virginia Conrad 30 J-1 Visa Program

Sponsor
West Virginia Division of Rural Health & Recruitment
Deadlines
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Contact

Bethlhem Amare
304.558.4382
888.442.3456
bethlhem.s.amare@wv.gov

Purpose

The West Virginia Conrad 30 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 West Virginia, 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
West Virginia
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

Contact bethlhem.s.amare@wv.gov (304.558.4382) to begin the application process.

Tagged as
Behavioral health · Behavioral health workforce · J-1 Visa Waiver · Physicians · Primary care · West Virginia



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