Dr. Rivera-Spoljaric is a member of the Division of Allergy, Immunology and Pulmonary Medicine. She is the Medical Director of the Multidisciplinary Technology Dependent Child Clinic and also provides consultative services at Ranken Jordan Pediatric Specialty Hospital. She received her undergraduate degree in general sciences from the University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, PR. She received her medical degree from Ponce School of Medicine, Ponce, PR. She completed a residency in Pediatrics at Miami Children's Hospital and her Pulmonology fellowship at St Louis Children's Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO. She joined the faculty of Washington University in 2007. She is board certified in Pediatrics. She is a member of several organizations including the American Thoracic Society. Dr. Rivera’s research interests include childhood asthma and technology dependent children. She is involved with research efforts through the Childhood Asthma Research and Education (CARE) network and AsthmaNet, both multi-centered networks examining therapeutic approaches to childhood asthma.