FISCAL YEAR 2023 ENLISTED TO MEDICAL DEGREE PREPARATORY PROGRAM SELECTION BOARD RESULTS:
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NARR/REF A IS NAVADMIN 155/22, FY-23 ENLISTED TO MEDICAL DEGREE PREPARATORY
REF B IS BUMEDINST 1500.31, UNIFORMED SERVICES UNIVERSITY OF THE HEALTH
SCIENCES ENLISTED TO MEDICAL DEGREE PREPARATORY PROGRAM.
REF C IS MILPERSMAN ARTICLE 1306-604, ACTIVE OBLIGATED SERVICE FOR SERVICE
RMKS/1. This NAVADMIN announces the results of the Fiscal Year (FY) 2023
Enlisted to Medical Degree Preparatory Program (EMDP2) from reference (a),
which solicited applications for the FY-23 EMDP2.
2. As outlined in reference (b), EMDP2 is a two-year undergraduate education
program open to enlisted personnel of all ratings who meet eligibility
requirements. The EMDP2 is a partnership between the Uniformed Services
University of the Health Sciences (USUHS) and the Armed Services to provide
an opportunity for highly-motivated, academically-promising enlisted Service
Members. The EMDP2 consists of intensive coursework, preparation, and
mentoring to prepare students for application to medical school. Upon
completion of the program, successful students will be competitive for
acceptance to U.S. medical schools.
3. Congratulations to the following Service Members who were selected to
participate in the EMDP2 beginning 1 July 2023:
Barnes, Kierra FC2
Barnabe, Christian HM2
Campbell, Blake HM2
Chi Akiy, Jude HM2
Eicher, Stephen SO1
Garcia, Dionisio MMN1
Melvin-Beatty, Danisha PO3
Sandoval, Brianna HM2
Volcensek, Tyler MMN1
Wenthe, Andrew SO1
4. This message is not authority to issue appointments. Selectees will
receive permanent change of station (PCS) orders to USUHS and all school
expenses (i.e., books, tuition, labs, etc.) will be paid by USUHS for the
entire length of the course. EMDP2 participants who complete program
requirements but fail to obtain acceptance to a medical school, or who are
disenrolled from the program, will be detailed at the discretion of Navy
5. Commanding officers are directed to:
a. Notify selectees.
b. For selectees who decline, notify the point of contact provided in
c. Hold in abeyance execution of PCS for selectees in receipt of orders.
d. Notify the enlisted community manager of the selection.
e. Ensure selectees obligate service for 60 months from the convening
date of the program, in line with reference (c).
6. Many superb applications were reviewed by the selection board and
competition was robust. Those individuals selected shared the following
common characteristics in their application packages as observed by the
a. Met all program requirements.
b. Competitive cumulative grade point average.
c. Demonstrated outstanding performance on prerequisite standardized
d. Compelling appraisal recommendations.
e. Strong, authentic commanding officer endorsement.
f. Sustained superior professional performance.
7. Individuals not selected are strongly encouraged to continue working
toward their professional goals and reapply as eligible.
8. Point of contact is HMCM James S. Carbone, Bureau of Medicine and
Surgery, at (703) 681-8943 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
9. Released by Vice Admiral Richard J. Cheeseman, Jr., N1.//