Osler OrationJohn P. McGovern Academy of Oslerian Medicine


The annual Osler Oration is held on or about July 12, William Osler's birthday.

The nineteenth annual event celebrating Sir William Osler's 171st birthday was held virtually in 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic. Celebrate! Sir William Osler Honors and Awards Ceremony (Virtual Edition) can be viewed online here.

The John P. McGovern Lifetime Achievement Award in Oslerian Medicine was bestowed upon Dr. Jack B. Alperin at the 2021 Osler Oration.

The event features the induction of the Osler Scholars, Osler Student Scholars, and the recognition of the recipients of the Excellence in Clinical Teaching Awards and the John and Mary Ann Stobo Award.