Past Event

Immigration Info Session

May 17, 2017
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
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Columbia University Medical Center, Hammer Health Sciences Building Room 401, 701 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032

The goal of this event is to provide resources on how to transition from a J1/F1/OPT to a Green Card/H1B​. All postdocs and PhD students from all NY institutions are welcome to attend. The event will consist of a short info talk by a representative from Fragomen. explaining regulation and recent changes in the legislation, a panel with different postdocs that have gone through the different modalities of Green Card/H1B, and a networking reception. We think it will be a good opportunity for international NYC researchers to learn about different ways to H1B and permanent residency and also a great chance to socialize!

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Event outline:

5:30-6:00pm  Info talk, Representative from Fragomen

6:00-7:00pm  Panel with green card/H1B holders

7:00-8:00pm Networking reception

Brought to you by:

Columbia University Postdoctoral Society (CUPS)


ECUSA (Spanish Scientists in USA)

Einstein Postdoctoral Association (EPA)

Postdoc Executive Committee at ISMMS

Sponsored by:

Columbia University Postdoctoral Society (CUPS)

Columbia University Office of Postdoctoral Affairs (OPA)

Rockefeller University Dean's Office

NYU School of Medicine Postdoctoral Affairs