Lori Anderson Professor of Practice, Physician Assistant Program


MPAS, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
B.S., University of Iowa College of Medicine
A.A., Iowa Lakes Community College

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Lori Anderson is licensed as a physician assistant in Iowa and board-certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA). She earned a bachelor's degree in physician assistant studies from the University of Iowa and a master's in physician assistant studies (MPAS) from the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley.

Lori has practiced family medicine in Story City and Sibley and Orange City Iowa. She also has experience as a Medical Science Liaison and Sales representative in the pharmaceutical industry and a Disease Management consultant in the area of metabolic disease and obesity.
Additional background experience includes Emergency Medical Technician, Respiratory Therapy and Licensed Practical Nurse.

Physician Assistant: Orange City Area Health System Walk in Clinic

Physician Assistant: Avera Medical Group Sibley Iowa

Physician Assistant : Semler Medical Clinic Story City Iowa

Disease Management Consultant: Iowa, Nebraska, South Dakota

Medical Science Liaison/Specialty Representative Merck and Co.Inc



Board of Directors IPAS

CME committee member IPAS

Rural Health Care Task Force for the state of Iowa