Regional Clinical Education Manager
W. Darren Hammond, PT, MPT, CWS, has held clinical positions as a physical therapist and certified wound specialist in the United States for over twenty-four years. Darren has also held faculty appointments at various Physical Therapy programs in the Philadelphia, PA region, including Drexel University, Temple University and Thomas Jefferson University of the Health Sciences. He is currently the Director of the Permobil Academy and the Clinical Education Manager – West Region at Permobil. In addition to wound care, Darren’s focus of treatment has been in the rehabilitation of individuals with spinal cord injuries. Throughout his career, Darren has had extensive experience with seating and positioning, chronic wound management, pressure mapping and cushion and wheelchair prescription. Mr. Hammond has achieved board certification as a Certified Wound Specialist by the American Board of Wound Management. He lectures nationally and internationally on the subjects of chronic wound healing, cushion and wheelchair prescription, and seating and positioning options.