Zoltán joined EPHA in July 2012 and he is responsible for putting the public health approach at the heart of the policy fields of tobacco, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), eye-health, climate change, and the built environment (housing, noise, transport, urban planning) and Fundamental Rights. He strongly advocates to reduce health inequalities, focusing on vulnerable groups such as Roma. Zoltán also contributes to EPHA’s advocacy, consultancy and capacity building work as well as he manages several ongoing projects.
Zoltán speaks Hungarian, English, French, and German. He is a Hungarian qualified lawyer with more than seven years of professional practice.
Between 2008-2011, before joining EPHA, Zoltán was an active member of the Hungarian EU presidency team at the Hungarian Ministry of Health. On his earlier career, Zoltán promoted the unification of the applied legal terminology as a lawyer-linguist for the European Court of Justice in Luxembourg. He also dealt with complex proceedings and cases at the Hungarian National Court.
. Telephone: +32 2 233 3872
. Email: zoltan(at)epha.org
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