Dr. Olivera joined the Howard County General Hospital staff in 1997 after 8 years of working in a private pediatric practice in Baltimore, MD. She was born and raised in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She moved to the East coast in 1986 for her pediatric residency training at The Childrens National Medical Center in Washington D.C. She divides her work time by providing pediatric emergency care, pediatric inpatient care and teaching Johns Hopkins medical residents and students. She is a member of the Johns Hopkins Hospital staff and a clinical instructor in their department of pediatrics. She has been board certified in pediatrics since 1989.