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Nadine P Connor, PhD

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(608) 265-8207

MADISON, WI 53706-1103

Nadine P Connor, PhD

Associate Professor
Division of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery


  • PhD, Neurophysiology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, 1997

Research Interests

Dr. Connor’s research interests include voice and swallowing disorders, head and neck cancer, aging, and neuromuscular function in the head and neck.

Dr. Connor's Lab

Recent Publications
  • Vocal function and upper airway thermoregulation in five different environmental conditions.
    Sandage MJ, Connor NP, Pascoe DD
    J. Speech Lang. Hear. Res. 2014 Feb; 57(1):16-25.
    [PubMed ID: 23900031, PMC ID: 3907455]
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  • Voice function differences following resting breathing versus submaximal exercise.
    Sandage MJ, Connor NP, Pascoe DD
    J Voice 2013 Sep; 27(5):572-8.
    [PubMed ID: 23849683, PMC ID: 3766413]
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  • Vocal training mitigates age-related changes within the vocal mechanism in old rats.
    Johnson AM, Ciucci MR, Connor NP
    J. Gerontol. A Biol. Sci. Med. Sci. 2013 Dec; 68(12):1458-68.
    [PubMed ID: 23671289, PMC ID: 3814239]
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  • Differential effects of targeted tongue exercise and treadmill running on aging tongue muscle structure and contractile properties.
    Kletzien H, Russell JA, Leverson GE, Connor NP
    J. Appl. Physiol. 2013 Feb 15; 114(4):472-81.
    [PubMed ID: 23264540, PMC ID: 3568981]
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  • Tongue muscle plasticity following hypoglossal nerve stimulation in aged rats.
    Connor NP, Russell JA, Jackson MA, Kletzien H, Wang H, Schaser AJ, Leverson GE, Zealear DL
    Muscle Nerve 2013 Feb; 47(2):230-40.
    [PubMed ID: 23169566, PMC ID: 3556192]
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