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I am an incoming doctoral student for fall 2017 and have a
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Judith JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about
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Hi Judith, after the end of the J1 with HRR can my husband
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I was in j1 visa for medical residency, now Im out of status
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I am a J-1 visa holder. After i finish my pediatric residnecy,
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I have been granted J1 waiver and am currently employed. Can
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Hello, I am presently working in the USA on a H1B Visa and
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