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 Finite Element Simulation of the Upper Airway of Patients with Moderate and Severe Obstructive Sleep Apnea Hypopnea Syndrome.
    • Luo H, Scholp A, Jiang JJ
    • Biomed Res Int 2017; 2017: 7058519
    • [PubMed ID: 29204444]
    • Establishment and Analysis of False Vocal Folds Hypertrophy Model in Excised Canine Larynges.
    • Jiao Y, Wang R, Zeng Q, Xu X, Zhang Y, Leggon B, Jiang J, Zhuang P
    • J Voice 2017 Sep 18;
    • [PubMed ID: 28935209]
    • Excised larynx evaluation of subthyroid cartilage approach to medialization thyroplasty.
    • Thompson JD, Hoffman MR, Scholp A, Devine EE, Jiang JJ, McCulloch TM
    • Laryngoscope 2017 Sep 11;
    • [PubMed ID: 28891238]
    • A Review of the Physiological Effects and Mechanisms of Singing.
    • Kang J, Scholp A, Jiang JJ
    • J Voice 2017 Aug 18;
    • [PubMed ID: 28826978]
    • Effects of Straw Phonation Through Tubes of Varied Lengths on Sustained Vowels in Normal-Voiced Participants.
    • Mills RD, Rivedal S, DeMorett C, Maples G, Jiang JJ
    • J Voice 2017 Jun 22;
    • [PubMed ID: 28648485]

All Publications on PubMed