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 Therapeutic Effects of Straw Phonation on Vocal Fatigue.
    Kang J, Xue C, Lou Z, Scholp A, Zhang Y, Jiang JJ
    Laryngoscope 2020 Jan 23;
    [PubMed ID: 31971264]

  • Spatial Motion of Arytenoid Cartilage Using Dynamic Computed Tomography Combined with Euler Angles.
    Ma Y, Bao H, Wang X, Chen X, Zhang Z, Wang J, Zhuang P, Jiang JJ, Wilson A, Wu C
    Laryngoscope 2019 Dec 24;
    [PubMed ID: 31872448]

  • Compensatory Movement of Contralateral Vocal Folds in Patients With Unilateral Vocal Fold Paralysis.
    Xu X, Zhuang P, Wilson A, Jiang JJ
    J Voice 2019 Oct 22;
    [PubMed ID: 31653598]

  • Evaluation of Diffusional Characteristics and Microstructure in Unilateral Vocal Fold Paralysis Using Diffusion Tensor Imaging.
    Cai J, Klein L, Wu P, Wilson A, Xu X, Scholp A, Bao H, Wang X, Jiang JJ, Liu T, Zhuang P
    Ear Nose Throat J 2019 Sep 24; 145561319874721
    [PubMed ID: 31550925]

  • The Effects of Photobiomodulation on Vocal Fold Wound Healing: In Vivo and In Vitro Studies.
    Lou Z, Gong T, Kang J, Xue C, Ulmschneider C, Jiang JJ
    Photobiomodul Photomed Laser Surg 2019 Sep; 37(9): 532-538
    [PubMed ID: 31503536]

All Publications on PubMed