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Old 09-22-2011
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Hello,
I am a postdoctoral research fellow ,
I just realized that for 9 months I got a salary from my boss' NIH grant.
Am I a subject for the 2 years home residency requirement?
I have applied for internal medicine and until now I have 3 interviews,
what do you think about it? I am extremely worried. What should I do?

Thank you in advance.
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Old 09-23-2011
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If your question is egarding trasition from J1 to H1 ...which usually has 2 yr home country service requirement then one thing called 'WAIVER' can be get from ur country embassy which will bypass that condition ....

i am not sure if u wr asking abt the same.
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