|The Urdang Medal (1952) is awarded, through an annual international competition, for "distinguished pharmaco-historical writing".|
Titlepage: Kremers' and Urdang's History of Pharmacy. Fourth edition, revised by Glenn Sonnedecker.
Here Sonnedecker discusses some rare pharmacy books with Peter Stechl, a
German doctorand student (1969)
(Stechl, Peter: "Biological Standardization of Drugs before 1928", Madison 1969)
|Upon the death of Urdang, his family conveyed the contents of his study at home to the American Institute of the History of Pharmacy to create a workplace known as the "Urdang Room". Shown at work there (1969) is Urdang's successor as a director of the AIHP.|
|In Madison (1999), Professor-emeritus Glenn Sonnedecker (at right) acquaints Holger Goetzendorff of Germany with the structure of a 700-drawer pharmaco-historical file, where many of the Urdang documents reproduced in this booklet were found|