Health Promotion and Advocacy Center

Welcome to the Health Promotion and Advocacy Center’s booking page.

All HPAC meetings are currently virtual until January 31st due to American University’s most recent COVID-19 health and safety update. Please expect a separate email with the audio, video, or chat conferencing link.

Please read descriptions for each staff member carefully. If you book an appointment for a service that the particular staff person does not provide or have training in, your appointment may be cancelled. HPAC does not provide walk-in crisis appointments. Please contact AUProtoCall, AUPD or 911 if this is an emergency

All appointment times are in EST

If none of the listed times works with your schedule, please email or the person you wish to meet with for special accommodations.

Michelle Dagne

Coordinator for Victim Advocacy Services, Primary OASIS Advocate

Make an appointment with Michelle if you are looking for…
- Confidential victim advocacy (for survivors or friends)
- Questions about Title IX, criminal justice reporting, or protection/protective orders
- Title IX accompaniment
- Referrals to community and specialized resources
- Self-care planning meeting (for survivors only)
- Psychoeducation about trauma, healing, & relationships

Natalie Price

Health Educator

Make an appointment with Natalie if you are looking for:
- Collaboration with HPAC or the Peer Health Educators
- Tabling events or general outreach programs
- Marketing or social media inquiries

NOTE: If you would like to submit a program request for a Peer Health Education program, please email

Nicole Rinconeno

Graduate Assistant for Substance Use Initiatives

Make an appointment with Nicole if you are looking for…
- Alcohol or other drug post-transport meeting
- Harm reduction education
- Recovery resource referral

Sydney Lang

Graduate Assistant for Health Behavior Change

Make an appointment with Sydney if you are looking for…
- Self-Care Planning Meeting
- Sleep Education Meeting
- Birth Control/Contraception Education Meeting