Other Covered Entities

NCT Holdings, Inc.
NCT Linguistics
NeuroCog Trials


  • Healthcare
  • Biopharmaceuticals


Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework: Active

Original Certification Date: 5/12/2017
Next Certification Due Date: 1/18/2020
Data Collected: HR, NON-HR

EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework: Active

Original Certification Date: 1/4/2017
Next Certification Due Date: 1/18/2020
Data Collected: HR, NON-HR

Purpose of Data Collection

NCT Holdings, Inc. (includes VeraSci, NeuroCog Trials and NCT Linguistics) is a cognitive and clinical services company that offers consulting, site screening, translation, rater training and certification, data review and statistical analysis services to companies for clinical trial data that is collected from global sites. The data collected includes customer, client, human resources, and clinical trial data. Third parties include offsite data storage and backup service vendors, regional linguists, and encrypted video/audio service vendors.

Privacy Policy

HR and Non-HR Data


NeuroCog Trials and NCT Linguistics will operate under the new name and brand of VeraSci beginning October 12th, 2018. The VeraSci Privacy Policy was updated to reflect the name change. The parent company, NCT Holdings, Inc., did not change.

Effective Date: 10/12/2018

Verification Method


Dispute Resolution

Questions or Complaints?

If you have a question or complaint regarding the covered data, please contact NCT Holdings, Inc. at:

Shane Baldwin
VP Quality Assurance & Compliance
NCT Holdings, Inc.
6820 Creek Wood Drive
Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27514

Privacy Shield organizations must respond within 45 days of receiving a complaint.

If you have not received a timely or satisfactory response from NCT Holdings, Inc. to your question or complaint, please contact the independent recourse mechanism listed below

Appropriate statutory body with jurisdiction to investigate any claims against NCT Holdings, Inc. regarding possible unfair or deceptive practices and violations of laws or regulations covering privacy Federal Trade Commission