CARLOS T. MOCK, M.D.
Born in San Juan, Puerto Rico to a middle class
family. Grew up in the San Juan and upon graduation
from high school there, escaped to The Johns
Hopkins University in Baltimore, MD. Then proceeded
to attend the University of Puerto Rico in San Juan
where he obtained a Doctor in Medicine degree in
After an internship in New Orleans and a four-year
obstetrics and Gynecology residency at Cook County
Hospital in Chicago, he went to work in the private
practice in the Chicago suburbs until 1996. Retired
since, due to HIV disability, he currently shares life between Chicago and Three Oaks
Michigan with his life partner, Bill Rattan, and their dogs Mellow and Mocha. In 1999
founded The Capitol Club, Equality Illinois High-end donor club. Currently serves on two
Boards of Directors: Equality Illinois and Orgullo en Accion, the New Chicago Latino
LGBT Organization . Very active fundraiser in the GLBT community in Chicago, maintains
a travel website www.pinkagenda.com, a personal website: www.carlostmock.com, and
some blogs: latinoodyssey.blogspot.com. Author of Borrowing Time: A Latino Sexual
Odyssey (Published by Floricanto Press, 2003), and currently working in his latest novel:
The Mosaic Virus.
Carlos T. Mock is a contributing writer for Ambiente.
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