Dr. Ijah Thompson is a proactive promoter of a healthy lifestyle and having wellbeing optimizing practices as a ‘way of life’. He is the CEO of Essential Medical Services[EMS]. He leads a professional life of excellence in general/family medicine and workplace wellness consulting for the past fourteen (14) and six (6) years respectively. He leads teams of fellow medical and wellness professionals to develop and implement comprehensive standards-based workplace wellness programs or solutions for a diverse range of organizations.
A graduate of The University of the West Indies – Jamaica: completing a MBBS- Bachelors in Medicine and Surgery degree, he is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior at UWI.He is an advocate of having a balanced and rounded Christian life. His hobbies include people development, gardening as jogging. He is a proud married father of three Children and is passionately striving to be a more humble humanitarian.