Dr. Thomson was an enthusiastic supporter of civic and cultural interests throughout the city and state and was a significant contributor to the international medical world. He was a frequent and esteemed visitor on every continent and received much recognition, including honorary memberships to orthopedic societies in Finland, Poland and Latin America.
James E.M. Thomson, M.D., was a Founder of the Lincoln Community Foundation.
Physician and orthopedic surgeon, Lincoln, NE 44 years
Burlington and Northwestern Railroads and United Airlines, Rock Island, corporate surgeon
University of Nebraska, instructor and orthopedic surgery
Rush Medical College, 1915
Northwestern University, 1909