Nadine P Connor, PhD


  • Division of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery

(608) 263-0192

1975 Willow Dr.
361 Goodnight Hall, Scott H
Madison, WI 53706-1103


  • 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

  • Central activation deficits contribute to post stroke lingual weakness in a rat model.
    Cullins MJ, Russell JA, Booth ZE, Connor NP
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 2021 04 01; 130(4): 964-975
    [PubMed ID: 33600285]

  • Functional characterization of extrinsic tongue muscles in the Pink1-/- rat model of Parkinson disease.
    Glass TJ, Kelm-Nelson CA, Szot JC, Lake JM, Connor NP, Ciucci MR
    PLoS One 2020; 15(10): e0240366
    [PubMed ID: 33064741]

  • Patients' Reaction to Diagnosis with Thyroid Cancer or an Indeterminate Thyroid Nodule.
    Pitt SC, Saucke MC, Wendt EM, Schneider DF, Orne J, Macdonald CL, Connor NP, Sippel RS
    Thyroid 2021 04; 31(4): 580-588
    [PubMed ID: 33012267]

  • Myogenic marker expression as a function of age and exercise-based therapy in the tongue.
    Kletzien H, Kelm-Nelson CA, Wang S, Suzuki M, Connor NP
    Exp Gerontol 2020 12; 142: 111104
    [PubMed ID: 33017670]

  • A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial: No Clear Benefit to Prophylactic Central Neck Dissection in Patients With Clinically Node Negative Papillary Thyroid Cancer.
    Sippel RS, Robbins SE, Poehls JL, Pitt SC, Chen H, Leverson G, Long KL, Schneider DF, Connor NP
    Ann Surg 2020 09 01; 272(3): 496-503
    [PubMed ID: 33759836]

All Publications on PubMed