Lebanon

Lebanon

Lebanon Clinical Trials Registry (LBCTR)

Verified on September 8, 2021

Lebanon has a primary registry, Lebanon Clinical Trials Registry. It is a World Health Organization (WHO) recognized primary registry. It has a provision to register the protocol and post the summary results. The registration of interventional, phase 2-4 clinical trials conducted in Lebanon is mandatory, while it is voluntary for observational studies. LBCTR is managed by the Lebanese Ministry of Public Health (MOPH).

Registries at a Glance
Registry PHUSE Categorization Information to be Entered By Route of Data in Registry Study Type Language
LBCTR Mandatory National Database (includes Ethics Requirement) Sponsor Through a dedicated registration platform (process independent from clinical trial application)

Interventional

(Phase 2-4)
English
Arabic
Registration and Results Requirements
Registry Activity Legal Requirement Timing
LBCTR Registration

Yes

Prior to enrollment
Results

Yes

Within 1 year of study completion date

Registry Updates


References


  1. International Clinical Trials Registry Platform (ICTRP) Registry Profile. https://www.who.int/docs/default-source/clinical-trials/lbctr-registry-profile.pdf?sfvrsn=3ab3ba4e_2. Accessed August 26, 2021.