FISCAL YEAR 2021 ENLISTED TO MEDICAL DEGREE PREPARATORY PROGRAM SELECTION BOARD RESULTS:
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NARR/REF A IS NAVADMIN 263/20, FY-21 ENLISTED TO MEDICAL DEGREE PREPARATORY
PROGRAM ANNOUNCEMENT. 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
RMKS/1. This NAVADMIN announces the results of the Fiscal Year (FY) 2021
Enlisted to Medical Degree Preparatory Program (EMDP2) from reference (a),
which solicited applications for the FY-21 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 on 1 July 2021:
Dailey, Blake HM2
Malec, Zachery CTI1
OMeara, Patrick HM2
Snider, Christopher MC1
Walters, Canersheir AME2
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
e. Compelling appraisal recommendations.
d. 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 HMCS John W. Huckleberry II, Bureau of Medicine and
Surgery, at (703) 681-8923/DSN 664 or via e-mail at
9. Released by Vice Admiral John B. Nowell, Jr, N1.//