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Factors helpful to a career in epilepsy

Published:December 26, 2016DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yebeh.2016.10.037
      I am honored to be asked to write my reflections on a career in epilepsy. However, it is important to me that I write something that is likely to be of value to others. Thus, I will minimize aspects of personal history unless relevant to my career, and I will instead focus upon factors which in retrospect I believe contributed to whatever success I had in my career. I hope this will be helpful to others in finding similar factors for their careers. My final comments will deal with placing a career in epilepsy within a balanced and meaningful life. (See Photo 1, Photo 2.)
      Photo 1
      Photo 1Carl Dodrill early in his career (about 1980).
      Photo 2
      Photo 2Carl and Halie Dodrill–50th wedding anniversary celebration (August 2016).
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