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, and wound management.


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

If your practice involves aspects of clinical electrophysiology, biophysical agents, and/or wound management, the Academy of Clinical Electrophysiology & Wound Management invites you to join us. If you have concerns about current practice or reimbursement issues in the areas of clinical electrophysiology, biophysical agents, and/or wound management, the Academy is the section for you!

Recent News

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...

ACEWM Annual Member Awards

The Academy is currently accepting nominations for the following annual member awards: The Award of Excellence - The Award of Excellence is established to recognize individuals who have made exemplary contributions toward the advancement of the science and practice of...

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.