EDQM, Council of Europe
Emmanuelle Charton holds a PhD in Biochemistry from the Institut National Agronomique de Paris-Grignon. Since 2006 she is Head of Division B in the European Pharmacopoeia department at the European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines and HealthCare (EDQM). The Scientific Secretariat for the elaboration of European Pharmacopoeia texts related to Biological products fall under the responsibility of her division. Her work experience includes QA/QC in a facility for the production of parenteral products and preparation to GMP inspections in a global pharmaceutical company, research and development in biochemistry in a global company selling food and chemicals. She has over 20 years’ experience at the EDQM, including as scientific administrator to the groups of experts in the fields of biology and microbiology and as a supervisor to the corresponding work in the EDQM laboratory.