PIPS upcoming presentations

Register today for upcoming PIPS (Partners Office for International Professionals and Students) presentations – all Administrative Contacts are welcome to attend!

1) Introduction to Visas

Date:                   Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Time:                   9:30am-11:30am
Location:             BWH Carrie Hall (located by Exit 9 on Pike map)
Registration:        Click here to register

“Introduction to Visas” will discuss the following topics:

Part 1:

  • Responsibilities/roles of PIPS and your hospital department
  • Identify and understand visa documents (I-94, DS-2019, I-797, visa stamp)

Part 2:

  • Use of Business/Observer Visas
  • Compare J-1 and H-1B visas
  • When to prepare a change of visa status from J-1 to H-1B

Part 3:

  • Q&A session: visa questions and open discussion

This presentation is recommended for both new Administrative Contacts and current Administrative Contacts as a refresher/overview of visa information.

If you have any questions, please email pips@partners.org.

 

2) Advanced J Visa Information

Date:                   Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Time:                   2:00pm-4:00pm
Location:             BWH Duncan Reid Conference Room (located by Exit 3 on Pike map)
Registration:        Click here to register

“Advanced J Visa Information” explains the following topics:

  • Two-year home residency requirement
  • Advisory Opinion about two-year home residency
  • Waiver (release) from the two-year home residency
  • Repeat J-1 restrictions (24-month and 12-month bar)
  • Compliance considerations

If you have any questions, please email pips@partners.org.

Sincerely,
PIPS
Partners Office for International Professionals and Students