Jack J Jiang, MD, PhD


  • Division of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery

(608) 265-7888

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


  • 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

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

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 LaryngoscopeJournal of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck SurgeryAnnals 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.

Recent Publications

  • Office-Based Photodynamic Therapy Using Locally Applied 5-aminolevulinic Acid and 635 nm Laser for Laryngeal Leukoplakia.
    Zhang C, Zhong J, Jiang JJ, Hou Q, Ren H, Silverman M, Li G
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2023 Apr; 168(4): 805-813
    [PubMed ID: 36939544]

  • Automated detection of glottic laryngeal carcinoma in laryngoscopic images from a multicentre database using a convolutional neural network.
    Yan P, Li S, Zhou Z, Liu Q, Wu J, Ren Q, Chen Q, Chen Z, Chen Z, Chen S, Scholp A, Jiang JJ, Kang J, Ge P
    Clin Otolaryngol 2023 Jan 09;
    [PubMed ID: 36624555]

  • 5-Aminolevulinic Acid-Mediated Photodynamic Therapy Improves Vocal Fold Wound Healing in Rats.
    Zhang C, Pang W, Gong T, Jiang JJ, Silverman M, Li G
    Laryngoscope 2022 Oct 24;
    [PubMed ID: 36278803]

  • Do the Nonlinear Dynamic Acoustic Measurements, Nonlinear Energy Difference Ratio and Spectrum Convergence Ratio, Correlate with Perceptual Evaluation of Esophageal Voice Speakers?
    Zhang F, Nguyen DD, Madill C, Zhang Y, Kiehn S, Sun J, Haderlein N, Haines S, Klein L, Li C, Jiang JJ
    J Voice 2022 Jul 08;
    [PubMed ID: 35817624]

  • The Effect of Mandarin Vowels on Acoustic Analysis: A Prospective Observational Study.
    Shu M, Zhang Y, Jiang JJ
    J Voice 2022 May 01;
    [PubMed ID: 35508424]

All Publications on PubMed