Welcome to the Academy of Clinical Electrophysiology and Wound Management

The Academy is a component of the American Physical Therapy Association consisting of approximately 1,000 physical therapy practitioners and students interested in electrophysiology, biophysical agents, wound management, and neuromusculoskeletal ultrasonography.


Working to Engage, Grow, and Support our Professional and Student Community

If you are involved with aspects of clinical electrophysiology, biophysical agents, wound management, and/or neuromusculoskeletal ultrasonography, the Academy of Clinical Electrophysiology & Wound Management is for you — come network with us!

Recent News

Great News for Specialization in Wound Management

On Tuesday, February 26, we received notification from ABPTS that we have their full approval to move forward with our wound management specialization. Now our request moves to the House of Delegates in June. A motion will be presented to the House this summer. Click...

Support for ABPTS Clinical Specialization in Wound Management

The wound management specialization task force has been making great strides in the required process for obtaining a specialization within the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialities (ABPTS). Out next step of the process is the open hearing with ABPTS at CSM...

Integumentary/Wound Management Curriculum Recommendations Updated

The Academy is happy to announce completion of the 2014 updates to the APTA ACEWM Wound Recommendations July 2014 Updates.  Originally approved by APTA in late 2007, the 2014 revisions were completed and accepted by APTA on July 17th. This document was primarily...

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Our Mission

The mission of the Academy is to optimize patient outcomes by advancing through physical therapy the practice of clinical electrophysiology, biophysical agents, and integumentary/wound management.

Whether you are a student or professional, the benefits of membership are waiting for you.

Find out more through our mentorship program and join today!

See why ACEWM is the primary online resource for electrophysiology and wound management PTs.