Prof. Avraham Steinberg is an awardee of the Israel Prize Laureate. He is Associate Clinical Professor of Medical Ethics at Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem and Director of the Medical Ethics Unit, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem.
Prof. Steinberg is Chairman of the Institutional Review Board (IRB – 'Helsinky Committee'), Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem and Co-Chairman of The Israeli National Council on Bioethics. He is also Chairman and member of various Israeli national committees and councils concerning issues in medical ethics and in medicine and law.
Prof. Steinberg has numerous publications to his name.
Books & Public Reports (author, editor) – 43 (in 71 volumes); Articles and Chapters in scientific journals and books – 300; Presentations in national and international conferences and symposia – 265; Over 4000 expert witness opinions in court cases in pediatric neurology and medical ethics.