Luis Gutierrez-Mock, MA
Senior Technology Exchange Specialist, Transitions Project
Luis Gutierrez-Mock is the Project Coordinator for the Transgender Evaluation and Technical Assistance Center (TETAC) HRSA funded grant at the Center of Excellence for Transgender Health at UCSF. He also works as the Senior Technology Exchange Specialist on the CDC funded Transitions Project, through which he provides free trainings, capacity building, and technical assistance throughout the United States to promote knowledgeable, sensitive, and effective HIV/AIDS treatment and prevention services for trans communities. Luis holds an MA in Sexuality Studies, a second MA in Ethnic Studies, is completing an MPH and commencing a doctoral program in medical sociology at UCSF in the fall of 2013. He was the lead investigator of The Best Practices for Adapting DEBIs for Transwomen (2011), the lead author of T-SISTA: A Guide for Adapting SISTA for Transwomen (2010), and a co-author of the Bay Area Multiracial Youth Health and Wellness Guide (2008). Luis serves as the co-chair of the San Francisco Trans March and works collaboratively with all local organizations serving trans communities.