Introducing Multi-Award-Winning Miglė Paškevičiūtė
Balancing a career at Biocodex Phame and research in the field
Miglė Paškevičiūtė joined the Biocodex Phame team around year ago in her role as a Regulatory Affairs Specialist. The role contains different tasks, such as maintaining government approval for medicines, updating product information, following-up local laws, performing medical reviews etc. She also does some pharmacovigilance follow-up work.
In addition, she is completing her doctoral studies.
“I earned my master’s degree in Pharmacy in 2017 after studying at the Lithuanian University of Health Sciences. After my studies, I decided to continue my studies at the same university to attain a doctorate. So, currently, I am a fourth year PhD student in pharmacy.”
An Award-Winning Researcher and a Two-Time Winner of the Best PhD Student of the Year
Migle’s successes have been rewarded with a variety of awards and other merits. These include e.g. 1st place awards for the best poster presentation in several international conferences. Also, her university has selected her twice as the best PhD student of the year, in 2020 and in 2018. The university selects the winner by how productive they are. This includes e.g.
- the number of scientific publications and the student’s contribution to them,
- the quality of the scientific journals where they are published,
- the number and scale of research projects in which the student participates,
- and the activity in presenting their results at scientific conferences as well as the awards received for that.
On top of all the awards mentioned, the Research Council of Lithuania has noticed her skills and knowledge.
“I have won promotional scholarships provided by the Research Council of Lithuania three years in a row. They reward the scholarship to PhD students that actively conduct scientific research and publish their work, actively participate in research projects and present their results at conferences.”, she explains.
At this time being, she has seven scientific publications, have participated in a lot of different conferences and been part of two research projects. In addition, she is also one of the authors of a book chapter.
“I am just trying to be proactive in the field of research”, Migle says when discussing her extensive participation in different projects.
She goes on by telling us what significance this has had for her.
“Of course, it is always nice to be noticed, to be acknowledged, and I appreciate that. It also inspired me to keep going and increased my intrinsic motivation to work on my goals.”
Knowledgeable professional that values collective team effort
Migle is a strong team player. That can be spotted instantly when talking about awards related to her studies, or her experience in the Regulatory team at Biocodex Phame.
“I know that I would not have achieved this on my own, and I am thankful for my professor for her help and support. It is very important to work in a team”, she tells when talking about her awards.
Migle then continues to highlight the team spirit at Biocodex Phame.
“I am extremely happy and very lucky to be a member of such a professional and extremely well-qualified team.” She explains how the other team members supported and welcomed her warmly when she began in the team. “Everyone is so welcoming, friendly and supportive here. Whenever I have some problems, I always get help. The atmosphere is very positive and encouraging. I have a lot of opportunities to learn which is very important for me.”
At the end, Migle sends her regards to people along her path:
“I just want to thank everyone for their help, and guidance that helped me to reach where I am standing today. We should not fear new things; we just need the right people around us. I am both lucky and proud to work with such wonderful people.”
We are delighted to have such talent as part of our awesome regulatory team!
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