Navigating New USPSTF Screening Guidelines; AAFP Recommendations

2021 Minnesota Lung Cancer Screening Task Force Presentation

Deb Dittberner, MD, MBA, MAFP MN President


Dr. Dittberner is the President of the Minnesota Academy of Family Physicians, the Chief Medical Officer for Alomere Health System, and a Family Physician in Alexandria, Minnesota.  She has worked in Alexandria, Minnesota her entire career; joining the medical community after participating in Alexandria as a medical student through RPAP (Rural Physicians Associate Program.)

Her undergraduate years were spent at Gustavus Adolphus College. Subsequently she attended medical school and residency at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis. She just recently completed her MBA from the University of Texas.

Being a Family Doctor was her calling, but she has grown passionate about the importance of physician leadership in healthcare. She loves creating cultures devoted to both teamwork and quality. She is committed to “explaining the why” as she guides her system toward the rapid changes in healthcare delivery.