On Tuesday, Sept. 28, more than 350 attendees gathered for the second annual H.E.R. Summit by Hoag at VEA Newport Beach in Fashion Island.

This year’s event featured an enriching program filled with captivating conversations that explored the depths of women’s mental and sexual health, as well as the secrets to healthy aging inside and out.

Keynote speaker and fashion entrepreneur Rebecca Minkoff led an empowering conversation on how women can find balance in a busy life.

“The day was magical. We brought together a dynamic group of women, Hoag’s world-class physicians, wellness experts, and a fashion industry leader,” said Dr. Allyson Brooks, MD, FACOG, the Ginny Uberroth Executive Medical Director Endowed Chair at Hoag’s Women’s Health Institute. “The conversations left us feeling empowered with ideas, tips, and shared learnings about the latest health advances, sparking a joyous sense of possibility for the future of women’s health.”

H.E.R. Summit underscores Hoag’s expertise and robust set of programs and services for women. As the second-busiest maternity hospital and the highest-volume breast cancer provider in California, women throughout Orange County trust Hoag with their most intimate health care needs.