Louis Gdalman served Rush for over 40 years as an educator and a practitioner in medicine and pharmacology.
He contributed significantly to the Poison Control Center at Rush and served as a stimulus for the creation of the poison control programs throughout the United States. The state of Illinois celebrated Louis Gdalman Day on March 19, 1980.
In this photo, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Lukes Medical Center President James Campbell, M.D. presents Louis Gdalman, R.Ph. with a plaque in Room 500.