Dr. Steven Romano is executive vice president and chief scientific officer at Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals. He has executive responsibility for research and development (R&D), medical affairs and regulatory affairs functions. Dr. Romano is a member of Mallinckrodt’s executive committee. Dr. Romano is a board-certified psychiatrist with more than 20 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry. Prior to joining Mallinckrodt, Dr. Romano spent 16 years at Pfizer, Inc. where he held a series of senior medical and R&D roles of increasing responsibility, culminating in his most recent position as SVP, Head, Global Medicines Development, Global Innovative Pharmaceuticals Business. Prior to joining Pfizer, he spent four years at Eli Lilly. After receiving his A.B. in Biology from Washington University in St. Louis and his medical degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia, Dr. Romano completed his residency and fellowship at New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center, continuing on the faculty of the medical school for six additional years.