PRIVACY STATEMENT

New England Research Associates (NERA) is committed to being the leading clinical research company in the industry. To that end, we have the utmost respect for your privacy and want you to be confident that we will not use any information given to us for purposes other than those we communicate to you at the time it is given.

Gathering Personal and Organization Information

NERA does not generally gather any personal information about you or your organization when you visit this site. However, when potential study participants search for information about clinical trials at NERA, certain information will be requested of you by NERA. Information requested by NERA may include that related to specific medical conditions and certain contact and demographic information (i.e., name, date of birth and zip code).

NERA may also log IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the site, track visitor movements, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use; provided, that such use is for internal purposes of NERA or its affiliates or partners only.

NERA is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. We will not distribute, sell, or rent your name or email address or any other personal or organizational information about you to any third party without your consent.

Cookies

A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user’s hard drive containing information about the user. Some NERA pages may use cookies or other technologies so that we can better serve you when you return to our site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information while on our site – instead they enable us to track and target your interests to better enhance your experience on our site. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the opportunity to either accept or deny it. If you reject the cookie, you may still use our site; however, you will be limited in some areas.

Consent

NERA may use and share visitor information in ways related to those above. We reserve the right to disclose any and all pertinent customer information to law enforcement or other government officials, as we believe necessary or appropriate.

Security

To prevent unauthorized access or disclosure of visitors’ information, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the appropriate use of the information, NERA has put in place reasonable physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to protect the information we collect from the site. The highest security procedures and encryption technologies are in place to protect any collected information from loss, misuse, or alteration.

Your Acceptance

By using the NERA site, you signify your understanding and acceptance of this Privacy Statement. If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on www.neresearch.com so you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under which circumstances, if any, we disclose it. Your continued usage of the NERA site following the posting of additions and/or changes to this Privacy Statement means you accept those changes.