Vietnam: Recent COVID-19 and Other Clinical Trials Requirements Issued by MOH

September 10, 2020

Vietnam's Ministry of Health (MOH) recently issued the following requirements:

COVID-19 Decision

  • Decision No. 3659/QD-BYT (August 21, 2020) -- guides research, clinical trials, registration for circulation, and use of the COVID-19 vaccine. Of note, this Decision reinforces the MOH’s ability to exempt certain clinical trial phases based on the recommendation of the Advisory Council, while still ensuring safety and efficacy for patients. (Google translation of Decision)

New Circulars

The ClinRegs team will review these documents and incorporate them into the Vietnam profile where appropriate this year.

For details on all of Vietnam's clinical research regulatory requirements, view the country profile.