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Irving Steinberg, Pharm.D., is the Dean of Faculty and a professor in the departments of clinical pharmacy and pediatrics at the University of Southern California School of Pharmacy and the Keck School of Medicine of USC, where he has been a faculty member since 1985. He established and leads the Division of Pediatric Pharmacotherapy in the Department of Pediatrics at LAC+USC Medical Center in Los Angeles and is a full time clinical consultant. Professor Steinberg is the author of the chapter “Pharmacokinetics of Drugs in Pregnancy and Lactation” in the 4th edition of Cardiac Problems in Pregnancy as well as chapters in previous editions of this foundational text, and has numerous contributions in the areas of pediatrics, pharmacokinetics and maternal-fetal pharmacology. Professor Steinberg has given lectures to many physician groups across the globe over his decades in clinical education and practice, including his prior contributions at this Congress.