Irving Steinberg

Expert in pediatric pharmacotherapeutics, infectious diseases, maternal-fetal drug exposure

Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs

Associate Professor of Clinical Pharmacy and Pediatrics

Director, Division of Pediatric Pharmacotherapy, LAC+USC Medical Center

Keck School of Medicine

USC School of Pharmacy


  • Infectious diseases including upper and lower respiratory tract infections, central nervous system infections, bacterial and viral diseases and therapies
  • Predictive performance of pharmacokinetic models for dosing in children
  • Antibiotic resistance
  • Maternal-fetal pharmacology – novel pharmacotherapeutic applications of drugs such as amphotericin and erythromycin in newborns
  • Critical care pharmacology and toxicology
  • Legal/forensic medicine and pharmacology
  • Immunizations and longitudinal epidemiological responses, e.g. influenza, pneumococcus, otitis media
  • COVID-19 / coronavirus

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