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Jack J Jiang, MD, PhD

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Medical Sciences Center
1300 University Avenue
MADISON, WI 53706-1509

Jack J Jiang, MD, PhD

Division of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery


  • MD, Shanghai Medical University, Shanghai, 1983
  • PhD, Speech Pathology and Audiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA. Supervisor: Professor IR Titze, 1991
  • General Internship, Affiliated Huashan Hospital, Shanghai Medical University, Shanghai, 1982-1983
  • Otolaryngology Resident Training Program, Department of Otolaryngology, Affiliated EENT Hospital, Shanghai Medical University, Shanghai, China. 1983-1985
  • Research Fellow, Department of Otolaryngology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, Supervisor: Brian F. McCabe, MD, 1985-1986

Professional Activities

Dr. Jiang is Director of International Collaborative Research and Translational Research for the Department of Surgery, and he is Director of the Otolaryngic Biomedical Engineering Research Center and the Laryngeal Physiology Lab. He has published more than 230 original manuscripts in the area of voice measurement and disorders, and serves on the editorial boards for The Laryngoscope, Journal of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Annals of Otology, Rhinology & Laryngology, and Journal of Voice. He has served on Study Sections for the Center for Scientific Review of NIH since 1998, and he is a 2001 recipient of a Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers.

Research Interests

Dr. Jiang’s research focuses on objective pathological laryngeal function assessments, laryngeal physiology, biomechanics of vocal fold vibration, medical instrumentation, medical software development and application. Dr. Jiang is also working on the development of accurate protocols for voice measurement in patients with laryngeal pathology, including professional voice users and children.

Dr. Jiang's Lab

Recent Publications
  • Overvibration-induced blood perfusion and vascular permeability changes may lead to vocal edema.
    Wang J, Devine E, Fang R, Jiang JJ
    Laryngoscope 2016 Apr 27.
    [PubMed ID: 27120398]
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  • Quantifying the Subharmonic Mucosal Wave in Excised Larynges via Digital Kymography.
    Zhang Y, Huang N, Calawerts W, Li L, Maytag AL, Jiang JJ
    J Voice 2016 Apr 19.
    [PubMed ID: 27105856]
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  • A Case Report: Hybrid Treatment Approach to Lipoid Proteinosis of the Larynx.
    Chen Z, Calawerts W, Zhang Y, Jiang J, Xu W
    J Voice 2016 Apr 1.
    [PubMed ID: 27049452]
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  • Using Rate of Divergence as an Objective Measure to Differentiate between Voice Signal Types Based on the Amount of Disorder in the Signal.
    Calawerts WM, Lin L, Sprott JC, Jiang JJ
    J Voice 2016 Feb 23.
    [PubMed ID: 26920858]
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  • The Protective Role of Autophagy in Human Vocal Fold Fibroblasts under Cigarette Smoke Extract Exposure: A New Insight into the Study of Reinke's Edema.
    Wang J, Fang R, Peterson A, Jiang JJ
    ORL J. Otorhinolaryngol. Relat. Spec. 2016; 78(1):26-35.
    [PubMed ID: 26656531]
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