Federation of State Medical Boards of the United States, Inc.
American Medical Association
National Medical Association
For J-1 Sponsorship:
Foreign national physicians seeking J-1 sponsorship to enroll in programs of graduate medical education (GME) or training in the United States must fulfill a number of general requirements, which are detailed the ECFMG J-1 Visa Sponsorship Fact Sheet
Each host institution designates a Training Program Liaison (TPL) who serves as the official representative to communicate with ECFMG. Debra and I are the TPL’s for UWHC. This communication ensures regulatory compliance and provides the required administrative oversight for the J-1 physician.