ENT (Otolaryngology) Research Initiatives

Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Wisconsin-Madison is recognized for its excellence in caring for patients with ear, nose, throat, head and neck afflictions.
Such excellence is rooted in research. Research is the catalyst that keeps us striving for better understanding of disease; that urges us to seek better delivery of care and improved patient outcomes. It is the challenge of research and education that has attracted the superb clinicians and teachers that comprise our facility.
Methods of Research
Research at the University of Wisconsin takes several forms. Included are several methods of research:
  • Basic scientific studies
  • Clinical studies
  • Translational research

Current Research Initiatives


Among our current research initiatives are efforts to restore voice, hearing, breathing, and swallowing to patients afflicted by diseases and injuries by applying the latest technology to basic and clinical questions.


Learn More


To learn more about current research initiatives, faculty and scientists, research awards, and funding opportunities, refer to: