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José Arturo Bauermeister, MPH, PhD, is the director of the Penn Program on Sexuality, Technology & Action Research (PSTAR) and a Presidential Professor at the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Nursing with a secondary appointment in the Department of Psychiatry at the Perelman School of Medicine. He is also a Senior Fellow for the Penn Center for Public Health Initiatives and the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics. José founded and directed the Center for Sexuality & Health Disparities at the University of Michigan from 2009–2016. José is committed to addressing health inequities among vulnerable, young sexual and gender minorities through public health research and academic-community partnerships. José is currently funded by the National Institutes of Health to evaluate the use of mHealth and biomedical HIV prevention technologies among racial/ethnic, sexual, and gender minority adolescents and young adults. His work has also been funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, MAC AIDS Fund, Ford Foundation, and Herb Ritts Foundation. He has been published in more than 200 scientific publications and book chapters. José received his bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Puerto Rico and completed his masters’ and doctorate in public health from the University of Michigan. José is a Fellow of the fifth class of the Health Innovators Fellowship and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.