University of Wisconsin–Madison

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

    • The effects of cryotherapy on vocal fold healing in a rabbit model.
    • Gong T, Zhang C, Kang J, Lou Z, Scholp A, Jiang JJ
    • Laryngoscope 2018 Nov 23;
    • [PubMed ID: 30468242]
    • Topical Application of 5-Aminolevulinic Acid Is Sufficient for Photodynamic Therapy on Vocal Folds.
    • Zhang C, Gong T, Wang J, Chou A, Jiang JJ
    • Laryngoscope 2018 Nov 08;
    • [PubMed ID: 30408178]
    • Measurement reliability of phonation threshold pressure in pediatric subjects.
    • Hoffman MR, Scholp AJ, Hedberg CD, Lamb JR, Braden MN, McMurray JS, Jiang JJ
    • Laryngoscope 2018 Nov 08;
    • [PubMed ID: 30408173]
    • Cryotherapy has antifibrotic and regenerative effects on human vocal fold fibroblasts.
    • Gong T, Zhang C, Kang J, Lamb JJ, Jiang JJ
    • Laryngoscope 2018 Oct 12;
    • [PubMed ID: 30315572]
    • Comparing the Nonlinear Dynamic Acoustic Parameters of Healthy Adult and Pediatric Voices.
    • Chou A, Schrof C, Polce E, Braden M, McMurray J, Jiang J
    • Ann. Otol. Rhinol. Laryngol. 2018 Dec; 127(12): 937-945
    • [PubMed ID: 30295066]

All Publications on PubMed