Leah Bouk

leah bouk

Leah B. Bouk, MBA, CCRC

Research Program Leader, Clinical Operations

A native of Salisbury, N.C., Ms. Bouk joined Duke University in December 2008 as a clinical research coordinator. Now as project leader, she oversees clinical operations and regulatory affairs for the Duke-Kannapolis office.

Prior to joining Duke, Ms. Bouk worked as a clinical research coordinator with Piedmont Medical Group (PMG), an integrated site network of clinical research facilities in the southeast region of the United States. She worked at the Charlotte site, consisting of 20-plus investigators. There, she conducted 15 studies as the primary coordinator in a wide range of therapeutic areas, including hyperlipidemia, hypertension, COPD, diabetes, knee osteoarthritis, dermatology and influenza. Ms. Bouk focused on recruiting and managing study participants for pharmaceutical sponsored clinical trials, as well as establishing primary care physicians and medical specialists as investigators.

Ms. Bouk received a master’s degree in Business Administration from Wingate University in 2014 with a concentration in Corporate Innovation. She graduated from N.C. State University with a bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences, with a concentration in nutrition. She enjoys exercising outdoors, yoga, traveling with family and friends and cheering on the Wolfpack at NCSU football games with her husband and son.