Issue 1 – 2013
News 50 Years In
the late George Burden sat down to compose the first
issue of the Bureau Newsletter, in the early days of
January 1963, he did so on what was then “state of the
art” equipment - a Remington manual typewriter.
Corrections were made using a blue pen.
that initial publication, IE News has continued to move with
the times and IE News is now published both in print and
this issue of IE News, you can review the newly elected
members of the seven regional committees.
with Part 5 of the History of the ILAE, highlights from the
third European Epilepsy Day, reports on events from China,
Russia, the Netherlands, and Ellie the Epiphant (and a
trunkful of events in Hong Kong!), there is a fascinating
article about International Epilepsy News spanning the years
1963 - 2013 including a reproduction of the very first formal
Newsletter of IE News.
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