Rajiv Modak, MD, FAAP has worked as a general Pediatrician at El Rio Southwest Clinic for 16 years. Dr. Modak has a strong interest in Quality Improvement and has led the Southwest Pediatric Population Health team for the past 3 years. This group participated in a 12-month learning collaborative with the Weitzman institute to help integrate Team-based care into their QI efforts. Their work around creating best practices have resulted in improved Pediatric quality outcomes throughout the organization. Over the past year, Dr. Modak has assumed the role of Medical Director for El Rio Southwest Pediatrics and El Rio Southeast clinic where he oversees both Family Medicine and Pediatric providers. Dr. Modak received his Doctorate of Medicine at UMDNJ – New Jersey Medical School and completed his residency in General Pediatrics at the University of Arizona where he is an adjunct clinical faculty member. He currently serves on the NQF Pediatric Performance Committee.