Jill Endres is a retired minimally invasive surgeon living in Orange County. Most recently Professor of Clinical Surgery at the University of California, Irvine where she was the Director of Surgical Education, Dr. Endres devoted her career to educating medical students and residents. She is also the mother of a son with chronic pain. After receiving care at several major academic hospitals in the US and Holland, her son’s initial pain was cured although he continues to struggle with intermittent symptoms of Central Sensitization Syndrome and CRPS. Dr. Endres is committed to helping other families of children with chronic pain learn from her experiences.