Immigration Info Session: H-1B Visas

Organized By:

Office for Research Careers, Postdoc Association


Hale VTC 2006b Conference Room (2nd floor, 60 Fenwood Road)

Start Time:

April 29, 2024 4:00 pm EST

End Time:

April 29, 2024 5:00 pm EST

Please join us Monday, 4/29, from 4:00 – 5:00 PM in the VTC 200b conference room (2nd floor, Hale building, 60 Fenwood Road) for an information session on H-1B visas. The H-1B visa is a nonimmigrant work visa that allows U.S. employers to hire foreign workers with specialized skills to work in the United States for a specific period of time. Stop by for information on the visa process and to ask your own questions. Light snacks will be provided.

This is the second session in the immigration info series organized by the PLC Advocacy Committee with the Office for Global Professionals and Scholars (GPS). We hope to hold more such sessions to keep the postdocs informed on immigration-related issues!

Please be mindful that this is a public event, so sensitive or very detailed/specific questions may not be able to be answered here. Reach out to GPS at for specific help regarding your immigration status.

The event is open to all, but you can register here to submit your queries.

A Zoom link will be provided post-registration for those who wish to attend via Zoom.

Room Directions:

The Hale Building for Transformative Medicine (Hale BTM) Room VTC 02006B is located on the 2nd floor of Brigham and Women’s Hospital’s Hale BTM at 60 Fenwood Road. From 75 Francis Street, take the Main Pike (2nd floor of the hospital) towards the S Elevator (You will walk through the Shapiro Cardiovascular Building to the Hale BTM). Walk through the Shapiro Cardiovascular Building and take the bridge to the Hale BTM. When entering the Hale BTM, take the first right and the first door on the right. (Rm# 02006B)