Cookie Policy

Harmony Clinical Research bv (“HarmonyCR”) respects your right to privacy. Your ability to make informed choices about the use of your information is important to us. This Cookie Policy details which cookies we or other parties can place on your device and how we and other parties use this information.

If you have any comments or questions about this Cookie Policy or the collection and use of your personal data, please contact our data protection officer at privacy@harmony-cr.com.

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small piece of text that is sent to a visitor’s browser. The browser provides this piece of text to the device of the originating visitor when this visitor returns. There are different kinds of cookies.

  • Necessary cookies: These cookies are necessary for our website to be able to display the website to you, for example to have our website respond to the device and display that is being used.
  • Statistical cookies: These cookies gather anonymous information about the number of visitors that our website serves to help us understand trends and customer needs.
  • Analytical cookies: These cookies gather anonymous information about how a webpage is being used, for example what webpages are the most effective and what webpages garner the most interest. We do this by using Google Analytics.
  • Third-party and or Marketing cookies: These cookies are placed by third parties and or advertising agencies to either display tailored advertisements on a website or track users across different websites. We always ask consent from you before placing these cookies on your device.

Furthermore a “persistent” cookie may be used to help save your settings and customizations across visits. Most Web browsers are initially configured to accept cookies, but you can change this setting so your browser either refuses all cookies or informs you when a cookie is being sent. Also, you are free to delete any existing cookies at any time. Please note that some features of the Site may not function properly when cookies are disabled or removed.

Why do we use cookies?

We use necessary cookies, statistical, analytical, and marketing cookies. This means that we use cookies to automatically collect certain technical information when you make use of the Site, such as your IP address, the type of your mobile device or computer you use to access the Site, details of your operating system and browser and other information regarding the configuration of your computer or device.

We also use a tool called “Google Analytics” to collect information about the use of the Site. Google Analytics collects information such as how often users visit this Site, what pages they visit when they do so, and what other sites they used prior to coming to this Site. Google Analytics collects only the IP address assigned to you on the date you visit the Site, rather than your name or other identifying information. We do not combine the information collected using Google Analytics with personally identifiable information. We use the information we get from Google Analytics only to improve our Site and Services. Google’s ability to use and share information collected by Google Analytics about your visits to this Site is restricted by the Google Analytics Terms of Use located at  http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/us.html and the Google Privacy Policy located at http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.

Do we share information that is gathered by cookies?

We will not share your Personal Information with third parties without your explicit permission, except when required by law, regulation, summon or court order or as otherwise expressly set forth herein.

Which cookies can be placed on my device, and for what period are they active?

The following cookies can be placed on your device (depending on your preference and your consent).

KindNameProviderExpiry dateTypePurpose
NecessaryPHPSEESIDHarmony-cr.com Preserves user session state across page requestsSessionHTTP 
NecessarygdprcHarmony-cr.com23/10/203110 yearsHTTP
Necessarygdprc_consents_1Harmony-cr.com23/10/203110 yearsHTTP
Necessarygdprc_permissionbar_1Harmony-cr.com23/10/203110 yearsHTTP
Necessarywordpress_logged
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gdpr_permissions_set_1
Harmony-cr.com23/10/203110 yearsHTTP
Statistical _at.hist.#Harmony-cr.comUsed by the social sharing platform AddThis to store the user’s usage history of the AddThis sharing widget PersistentHTTP
StatisticalIs_uniqueStatcounter.comThis cookie is used to identify the frequency of visits and how long the visitor is on the website 5 years HTTP
Statisticalsc_is_visitor_uniqueHarmony-cr.comThis cookie is used to count how many times a website has been visited by different visitors – this is done by assigning the visitor a randome ID, so the visitor does not get registered twice2 yearsHTTP
Statisticalstatcounter_bounceHarmony-cr.comDetermines if a user leaves the website straight away. This information is used for internal statistics and analytics by the website operatorSessionHTTP
StatisticalStatcounter_configHarmony-cr.comUsed to assess user’s visits to the website, such as which pages have been visited or the frequency of visitsSessionHTML
Statisticalt.phpc.statcounter.comRegisters statistical data on users’ behavior on the website. Used for internal analytics by the website operator.SessionPixel
Marketing_atuvcHarmony-cr.comUpdates the counter of a website’s social sharing features.13 monthsHTTP
Marketing_atuvsHarmony-cr.comEnsures that the updated counter is displayed to the user if a page is shared with the social sharing service, AddThis.1 dayHTTP
Marketing_at.cwwHarmony-cr.comUsed by the social sharing platform AddThisPersistentHTML
Marketingat-lojson-cache-#Harmony-cr.comUsed by the social sharing platform AddThisPersistenHTML
MarketingAt-randHarmony-cr.comUsed by the social sharing platform AddThisPersistentHTML
MarketingLocAddthis.comGeolocation, which is used to help providers determine how users who share information with each other are geographically located (state level)13 monthsHTTP
MarketingSc_medium_sourceHarmony-cr.comDetermines how the user accessed the website. This information is used by the website operator in order to measure the efficiency of their marketingPersistentHTML
MarketingUvcAddthis.comDetects how often the social sharing service, AddThis, encounters the same user13 monthsHTTP
MarketingXtcAddthis.comRegisters the user’s sharing of content via social media13 monthsHTTP

Amendments to this Cookie Policy

HarmonyCR reserves the right to modify this Cookie Policy at any time by posting changes on our website. We encourage you to review it periodically.

Disclaimer

We are not responsible for the use of your personal data by third parties, and we cannot vouch for the privacy policies of any third party. The Site may link to or use web sites or services belonging to third parties, specifically regarding clinical trials. We have no control over these third-party sites or services, and all use of third-party sites or services is at your own risk. We cannot accept responsibility for the privacy policies of any such sites. We are not responsible for content available by means of such sites or services. We do not endorse any services offered by third parties and we urge our users to exercise caution in using third-party sites or services.

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