Aurelijus Veryga

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Aurelijus Veryga
Aurelijus Veryga in 2017
Minister of Health of Lithuania
In office
13 December 2016 – 11 December 2020
Prime MinisterSaulius Skvernelis
Preceded byJuras Požela
Succeeded byArūnas Dulkys
Member of the Seimas
Assumed office
13 November 2020
In office
14 November 2016 – 12 November 2020
Preceded byVida Marija Čigriejienė
Succeeded byGintarė Skaistė
Personal details
Born (1976-08-08) 8 August 1976 (age 47)
Užventis, Lithuania
Political partyLithuanian Farmers and Greens Union
EducationLithuanian University of Health Sciences

Aurelijus Veryga (born 8 August 1976) [1] is a Lithuanian politician who served as Minister of Health in the Skvernelis Cabinet led by Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis from 13 December 2016 to 11 December 2020.[2]

In addition to his political work, Veryga serves on the Advisory Council on Innovation for Noncommunicable Diseases at the World Health Organization’s Regional Office for Europe, chaired by Hans Kluge.[3]


  1. ^ "Aurelijus Veryga". Ministry of Health of The Republic of Lithuania (in Lithuanian). Archived from the original on 2016-12-18. Retrieved 15 September 2020.
  2. ^ "Lithuania's 17th Government takes oath". Delfi.en. 14 December 2016. Archived from the original on 13 September 2020. Retrieved 13 September 2020.
  3. ^ Members of the NCD Advisory Council World Health Organization.
Preceded by Member of the Seimas for Panemunė
Succeeded by