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I'm Indian medical graduate. I came to US on J1 research
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I am on a J 1 research visa with the last date on the DS2019
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Hi Judith, I am on my OPTextended and its going to expire
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FOR JUDITH in case H1B was rejected, is that possible to petition
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I am a J1 ECFMG post doc fellow. I work in a specialty which has limited trainees in the U
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hi, I came to USA as au-pair on J1 visa, after I get married
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Hello, I am currently hold a J1 visa with a 2 years home
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