18 January 2022

New visitor at CeBIL - Blanka Bartos

Blanka Bartos is a Ph.D. candidate at the Research Center on International Markets and Investment Law (CREDIMI) at the University of Bourgogne Franche-Comté (UBFC) in France. The subject of her thesis is the ‘contracts for access to Advanced Therapy Medicinal Products (ATMPs)’. In her articles published in European and American reviews, she expressed her aim to improve the trade of innovative medicines. She is also a member of the Gene and Cell Therapy Institute in France.

Previously of her doctoral research, Blanka has obtained an LL.M. in French, European and international business law at the University of Paris-Panthéon-Assas (France) and an American legal expert LL.M. degree at the University of Toledo (USA). She received her J.D. legal degree at the University of Szeged (Hungary) with a specialization in international law. Blanka pursued legal studies also in Bonn (Germany) and Lyon (France) and practiced law, besides some law firms and institutions, at the Federal Chancellery of Vienna, at the Meridian International Center in Washington, D.C., at the Permanent Delegation of Hungary to the OECD and UNESCO, and at a Regional Court of Appeal in Hungary.

Blanka is the sole legal fellow in the Jr. Templeton Program where a hundred talented individuals were selected from 20.000 candidates. She used to be a professional athlete, a multiple national and European champion in fitness, ice dancing, and powerlifting.