The Early Medical School Acceptance Program (EMSAP) offers superior high school seniors the assurance that after completing undergraduate studies at UAB, they will enter the UAB School of Medicine, Dentistry, or Optometry. UAB also encourages applications from individuals with disabilities and veterans. If you want to find me, I will most likely be at Chipotle! After medical school, I hope to match in obstetrics and gynecology to pursue my interests in women’s health. The deadline for applying to EMSAP is December 15th. Most students admitted to EMSAP pay little or no tuition because of merit awards that they receive. You may enroll in EMSAP alongside additional Honors College options at UAB; however, this application will not automatically qualify you for admission to other Honors College opportunities. My name is Karen Wang, and I am from Auburn, Alabama. My name is Edward Huang and I'm from Vestavia Hills, Alabama. I am majoring in Biology and I am a member of the UAB University Honors Program. I am also conducting research in the field of pediatric medicine. The EMSAP program, in particular, drew me toward UAB because I felt that it would allow me to pursue my other interests – such as studying abroad and research – without the pressure applying to medical school. At UAB, I hope to satisfy my desire for cultural immersion by studying abroad and encountering unique beliefs and customs. We hope you enjoyed this sneak peak of our lives/day in the life/week in the life as EMSAP students at the University of Alabama at Birmingham! I have served as the President of the Silicon Valley Red Cross Youth Chapter and have been involved in a number of voluntary activities ranging from special needs children to human trafficking victims in India. I attended Vestavia Hills High School, so I was always in close proximity to UAB. Although I am unsure about my career specifics after medical school, I sincerely hope to travel overseas and serve those in dire need. I am from Huntsville, Alabama, and I am pursuing my B.S. December 2015. The application opened on September 14, 2020, and the application and all supporting documents were due in full by December 1, 2020. After medical school, I intend to become a pediatrician and volunteer for Doctors Without Borders. I hope to become a compassionate physician aiding underserved populations and am currently interested in primary care and OB/GYN. I have pursued my interest in Spanish through a Spanish minor and have had the amazing opportunity to study abroad in Salamanca, Spain. I am a member of the Science and Technology Honors College and I am majoring in Biomedical Sciences. Students must apply for admissions using their official test scores and transcript. The Early Medical School Acceptance Program (EMSAP) is the most competitive honors program available at UAB. UAB's EMSAP students can major in music, Spanish, or anything else as long as they fit in the premed requirements. I am from Vestavia Hills, Alabama, and I plan on majoring in Biology. © 2020 The University of Alabama at Birmingham. How early do you have to apply for U of Alabama then in order to get a replay back early enough to apply to EMSAP by Dec 15? Only U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents are eligible to apply (those with an H-1B visa are not eligible). And, unlike many other BS/MD programs, students can apply to other medical schools without losing their guaranteed seat at the UAB medical school. Students can only apply for EMSAP during their senior year of high school. As a physician, I would like to travel overseas and help those less fortunate. in Psychology and Philosophy while concurrently working towards an MPH specializing in Health Behaviors. The Fall 2021 EMSAP application is closed. The Early Medical School Acceptance Program (EMSAP) is designed to provide a rigorous undergraduate educational experience to ensure that students who are economically and/or educationally disadvantaged receive the academic exposure and preparation required to successfully pursue a … The EMSAP application is necessary for students wishing to apply to the Early Medical, Early Dental, or Early Optometry School Acceptance Programs. I know I want to be a physician, so I was drawn to EMSAP because of the guaranteed spot in the prestigious UAB School of Medicine. Go Blazers! I am currently looking at a chemistry major, but I may add on biology in the future. But no BS/MD program is a good option for everyone. On the U of Alabama for their EMSAP Program, they say that "before a student is allowed to apply to EMSAP, he or she must have already been admitted to UAB." My name is Hamad Muhammad, and I am from Madison, Alabama. University of Alabama at Birmingham is a public institution that was founded in 1969. The Early Medical School Acceptance Program (EMSAP) offers superior high school seniors the assurance that after completing undergraduate studies at UAB, they will enter the UAB School of Medicine, Dentistry, or Optometry. My name is Sunya Reddy and I am from Alpharetta, Georgia, a suburb of Atlanta. Extracurricularly, I continue to fulfill an interest in soccer, ceramics, and learning as much as possible about my future career. I became enticed by EMSAP because of the many advantageous opportunities it provides. Currently, I am drawn towards the fields of pediatrics and internal medicine, and I am excited to continue this journey towards my future career as a physician! I plan on majoring in Public Health to not only understand the scientific aspects of medicine but also the social, political, and behavioral characteristics. I am from Cupertino, California, and I am majoring in Neuroscience. I was involved in nearly every club the school had to offer including an ambassador program throughout the city. I have lived and traveled across 6 continents, am trilingual in Mandarin, Hindi, and English, and hope to be able to apply the skills I learn through this program in some of the emerging economies. UAPB | 1200 North University Drive … Applying. I know my experience at UAB will be life-changing to guide me towards my future. T26E4 23243 replies 1031 threads Senior Member. On-campus, I am part of the USGA and the SciTech honors program. Go Blazers! Students must be admitted to UAB as a first-time freshman no later than November 15, 2020, in order to apply and be considered for EMSAP. The UAB Early Medical School Acceptance Program (EMSAP) is designed to give exceptional high school graduates an opportunity to take advantage of the best resources of the undergraduate and medical programs through a mentored relationship with faculty. The EMSAP app was due today. At UAB, I plan to get involved with research, Blazerthon, other community outreach organizations, and Greek Life. Students are required to report any courses taken at a two-year or four-year college that has received a grade. At UAB, I joined the Global and Community Leadership Honors Program for its social work mission. Meghana Giri, a senior at The Donoho School, has recently been selected to be a part of UAB’s Early Medical School Acceptance Program, or EMSAP. It is the student's responsibility to ensure they are received by the December 1 deadline. For me, EMSAP is the first step in a long journey of the road to medicine. If you miss this interview date, there is no other opportunity to interview and your EMSAP application will be withdrawn. It has no in state bias though which is good for you. Hi, everyone! The deadline for applying to EMSAP is December 15th. 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