Vaida Pukinaitė

Vaida Pukinaitė completed her BA studies in Political Science at the Institute of International Relations and Political Science (IIRPS) in 2009, and then gained a Master of Public Administration degree (Cum Laude) at the IIRPS in 2011. She is a PhD candidate in the Institute of Politics (Faculty of Politics and Management) at Mykolas Romeris University, Vilnius (joint doctoral studies with Vytautas Magnus University, Mykolas Romeris University, Siauliai University, Klaipeda University and Aleksandras Stulginskis University). Her dissertation topic and research areas are as follows: health policy improvement and evaluation, e. health, stakeholders’ analysis. Vaida worked in Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Lithuania, European Union Council Presidency Department; currently she is working at the scientific research project about Lithuanian e. health development and MRU administration. She started lecturing in 2011.

Research Areas:


  • Public administration
  • Policy analysis

Additional Information:



Pukinaitė V. “Conducive Dimensions for Successful Efforts of Health in All Policies (HiAP)”, Health Policy and Management, 1(8), 2015, ISSN 2029-35692015.
Pukinaitė V. “Factors Affecting the Successful Implementation of Health in All Policies (HiAP): the Case of Tobacco Control Policy in Lithuania“, Health Policy and Management, 1(6), 2014, ISSN 2029-35692015.
Pukinaitė V. „“The Changing Approach to the Health Policy and Governance: Insights from Lithuania“, Social Transformations in Contemporary Society, 2013 1 (1), ISSN 2345-0126.