Jolanta is a chief expert in safety of medicines, head of Cooperation with the EMA and International Relations Unit of State Medicines Control Agency, and a member of Pharmacovigilance risk assessment committee (PRAC) at European Medicines Agency. She also is Assoc. Prof. at Dept. of Pharmacology of Vilnius University, where she lectures in basic and clinical pharmacology. After graduation from Vilnius University Medical faculty she finished her residency in pediatrics, defended PhD these in a field of drug utilization. She got training in clinical pharmacology as a research fellow at Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden. Several research projects have been conducted in a field of drug utilization, antibiotics use and microbial resistance, rational drug use. She has been working as a clinical pharmacologist at Vilnius university hospital for more than ten years, and had established and chaired a drug committee at the hospital. She has been working at Swedish Medicines Control Agency as a clinical assessor for more than three years. The main her interest is rational drug use, drug safety and drug utilization.