Can i travel next year for another university on same visa ?

Asked almost 2 years ago - Syracuse, NY

I'm medical student from Egypt. i got an invitation from university hospital to do a clinical rotation there & i got B1 VISA valid for 5 years.But, i won't be able to travel this year due to some family issues.
So, if i applied for another university and got accepted next year, can i travel on the same visa ?

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  1. Stephen D. Berman

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    Answered . You got your B1 visa to work in the U.S.? Is it a B1 in lieu of H1b? If there is a new employer, it seems to me you would need a new visa and to qualify again for the B1 in lieu of H1b.

    The above is intended only as general information, and does not constitute legal advice. You must speak with an... more
  2. Theodore John Murphy

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    Answered . I believe you will need a new visa.

    The answer provided here is general in nature and does not take into account other factors that may need to be... more
  3. J Charles Ferrari

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    Answered . I agree with my colleague.

    J Charles Ferrari Eng & Nishimura 213.622.2255 The statement above is general in nature and does not... more

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