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Peer-Reviewed Articles

    2018

  1. Seekhao, N., Shung, C., JaJa, J., Mongeau, L., & Li-Jessen, N. Y. K. (2018). High-performance agent-based modeling applied to vocal fold inflammation and repair. Frontiers in Physiology. 9(304).
  2. 2017

  3. Seekhao, N., JaJa, J., Mongeau, L., & Li-Jessen, N. Y. K. (2017). In situ visualization for 3D agent-based vocal fold inflammation and repair simulation. Supercomputing Frontiers and Innovations, 4(3), 68-79.
  4. Li-Jessen, N. Y. K., Powell, M., Choi, A. J., Lee, B. J., & Thibeault, S. L. (2017). Cellular source and proinflammatory roles of high-mobility group box 1 in surgically injured rat vocal folds. Laryngoscope, 127(6), E193-e200.
  5. Imaizumi, M., Li-Jessen, N. Y. K., Sato, Y., Yang, D. Y. & Thibeault, S. L. (2017). Retention of humaninduced pluripotent stem cells(hiPS) with injectable HA-hydrogels for vocal fold tissue engineering. Annals of Otology, Rhinology & Laryngology.126(4): 304-314.
  6. 2016

  7. Latifi, N., Heris, H. K., Thomson, S., Kazemirad, S., Taher, R., Sheibani, S., Li-Jessen, N. Y. K., Hojatollah, V. & Mongeau, L. (2016). A flow perfusion bioreactor system for vocal fold tissue engineering applications. Tissue Engineering. 22(9): 823-38.
  8. Seekhao, N., Shung, C., JaJa, J., Mongeau, L. & Li-Jessen, N. Y. K. (2016). Real-time agent-based modeling simulation with in-situ visualization of complex biological systems - a case study on vocal fold inflammation and healing. IEEE Internal Workshop on High Performance Computational Biology, 463-472.
  9. Yiu, E. E. M., Chan, K. M. K., Kwong, E., Li, N. Y. K., Ma, E. P. M., Tse, F. W., Lin, Z. X., Verdolini Abbott, K., & Tsang, R. (2016). Is acupuncture efficacious for treating phonotraumatic vocal pathologies? A randomized control trial. Journal of Voice. 30(5): 611-20.​
  10. Yiu, E. E. M., Chan, K. M. K., Li, N. Y. K., Tsang, R., Verdolini Abbott, K., Kwong, E., Ma, E. P. M., Tse, F. W., & Lin, Z. X.(2016). Wound healing effect of acupuncture for treating phonotraumatic vocal pathologies: cytokine study. Laryngoscope, 126(1), E18-22.
  11. 2015

  12. Heris, H. K., Miri, A. K., Ghattamaneni, N. R., Li, N. Y. K., Thibeault, S. L., Wiseman, P. W., & Mongeau, L. (2015). Microstructural and mechanical characterization of scarred vocal folds. Journal of Biomechanics. 48(4): 708-711.
  13. Miri, A. K., Li, N. Y. K., Avazmohammadi, R., Thibeault, S. L., Mongrain, R., & Mongeau, L. (2015). Study of extracellular matrix in vocal fold biomechanics using a two-phase model. Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology, 14, 49-57.
  14. 2014

  15. Coppoolse, J. M. S., Li, N. Y. K., Heris, H. K., Pitaro, J., Akinpelu, O., Thibeault, S. L., Daniel, S. J., Van Kooten, T., G., & Mongeau, L. (2014). In vivo study in a rat animal model of composite microgels based on hyaluronic acid and gelatin for the reconstruction of surgically injured vocal folds. Journal of Speech, Language and Hearing Research, 57(2), S658-73.
  16. Ingle, J., Helou, L.B., Li, N. Y. K., Hebda, P. A., Rosen, C. R. & Verdolini-Abbott K. (2014). Role of steroids in acute phonotrauma: a basic science investigation. Laryngoscope, 124(4), 921-927. PMID: 24474147
  17. Li, N. Y. K., Chen, F., Dikkers, F. G., & Thibeault, S. L. (2014). Dose-dependent effect of mitomycin C on human vocal fold fibroblasts. Head & Neck, 36(3), 401-410. PMID: 23765508. * Featured article on the cover of the journal.
  18. 2013

  19. Li, N. Y. K., Heris, H. K., & Mongeau, L. (2013). Current understanding and future direction of vocal fold mechanobiology. Journal of Cytology and Molecular Biology, 1(1), 9.
  20. Li, N. Y. K., Dailey, S. & Thibeault, S. L. (2013). Assessment of fine needle aspiration feasibility and specimen adequacy for molecular diagnostics of benign vocal fold lesions. Laryngoscope, 123(4), 960-965. PMID: 23404571
  21. 2012

  22. Nanjundeswaran, C., Li, N. Y. K., Chan, K. M K., Wong, R. K. S., Yiu, E. M., & Verdolini-Abbott, K. (2012). Preliminary data on prevention of voice problems in student teachers. Journal of Voice, 26(6), 816 e811-816 e 812. PMID: 22921297
  23. Verdolini, K., Li, N. Y. K., Branski, R. C., Rosen, C. A., Grillo, E. G., Steinhauer, K. & Hebda, P. A. (2012). Vocal exercise may attenuate acute vocal fold inflammation. Journal of Voice, 26(6), 814 e811-814e813. PMCID: PMC3509805 * 2012 Best Paper Award of the Journal of Voice
  24. Li, N. Y. K., Li, B.J., & Thibeault, S.L. (2012). Temporal and spatial expression of high mobility group box 1 in surgically injured rat vocal folds. Laryngoscope, 122 (2), 364-369. PMCID: PMC3378043
  25. 2011

  26. Li, N. Y. K., Vodovotz, Y., Kim, K., Mi, Q., Hebda, P. A., & Verdolini, K. (2011). Biosimulation of acute phonotrauma: an extended model. Laryngoscope, 121(11), 2418-2428. PMID: 22020892
  27. Yiu, E.M.L., Ho, M.E., Ma, E.P-M., Verdolini, K., Branski, R., Richardson, K. P., Li, N. Y. K. (2011). Possible cross-cultural differences in the perception of impact of voice disorders. Journal of Voice, 25(3), 348-353. PMID:20335004
  28. 2010

  29. Mi, Q.*, Li, N. Y. K.*, Ziraldo, C., Ghuma,A., Mikheev, M., Squires, R., Okonkwo, D.O., Verdolini,K., Constantine, G., An, G., Vodovotz, Y. (2010). Translational systems biology of inflammation: applications to personalized medicine. Personalized Medicine, 7(5), 549-559. *Co-first authors PMCID: PMC3041597
  30. Li, N. Y. K., Vodovotz, Y., Hebda, P. A., & Verdolini, K. (2010). Biosimulation of inflammation and healing in surgically injured vocal folds. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol, 119(6), 412-423. PMCID: PMC2910548
  31. Li, N. Y. K., Verdolini, K. A., Rosen, C. A., An, G., Hebda, P. A., & Vodovotz, Y. (2010). Translational systems biology and voice pathophysiology. Laryngoscope, 120(3), 511-515. PMCID: PMC3032590
  32. 2008

  33. Li, N. Y. K., Verdolini, K., Clermont, G., Mi, Q., Hebda, P. A., Rubinstein, E. N., & Vodovotz, Y. (2008). A patient-specific in silico model of inflammation and healing tested in acute vocal fold injury. PLoS ONE, 3(7), e2789. PMCID: PMC2481293
  34. 2006

  35. Li, N. Y. K. & Yiu, E. (2006). Acoustic and perceptual analysis of modal and falsetto registers in females with dysphonia. Clinical Linguistics and Phonetics, 20(6), 463-481.

Invited Book Chapters

    2014

  1. Orbelo, D. M., Li, N. Y. K. & Verdolini, K. (2014). Lessac Madson resonant voice therapy in the treatment of secondary muscle tension dysphonia. In J. C. Stemple & E. R. Hapner (Ed.), Voice therapy: Clinical Studies (4th ed.). San Diego: Plural Publishing.
  2. 2013

  3. Li, N. Y. K. & Verdolini, K. (2013).  Contemporary voice research: a USA perspective vocal fold injuries and their management. In E. Yiu (Eds.), Multilingual aspects of voice disorders. (pp. 115-132). Clevedon Hall: Multilingual Matters.
  4. 2009

  5. Verdolini, K., & Li, N. Y. K. (2009). Resonant voice therapy. In J. C. Stemple & L. B. Thomas (Ed.), Voice therapy: Clinical Studies (3rd ed.) (pp. 62-75). San Diego: Plural Publishing.
  6. Verdolini, K., Li, N. Y. K., Hersan, R., & Kessler, L. (2009). Voice therapy for children. In C. Hartnick & M. Boseley (Eds.), Clinical management of children's voice disorders. (pp. 111-134). San Diego: Plural Publishing.

Conference Proceedings & Published Abstracts

    2017

  1. Lei, Z., Li-Jessen, N. Y. K., & Mongeau, L. (2017). Supervised learning in voice type discrimination using neck-skin vibration signals: Preliminary results on single vowels. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 141(5), 3916-3916.
  2. Kazarine, A., Bouhabel, S., Douillette, A. H., Kost, K., Li-Jessen, N. Y., Mongeau, L., & Wiseman, P. W. (2017). Multimodal imaging of vocal fold scarring in a rabbit model by multiphoton microscopy. Proceedings of SPIE, Multiphoton Microscopy in the Biomedical Sciences XVII, 100692E.
  3. 2015

  4. Heris, H. K., Latifi, N., Vali, H., Li, N. Y. K. & Mongeau, L. (2015). Investigation of chitosan-glycol/glyoxal as an injectable biomaterial for vocal fold tissue engineering. Procedia Engineering, 110, 143-150.
  5. Seekhao, S., Shung, C., Jaja, J., Mongeau, L., & Li, N. Y. K. (2015). A computational update of agent-based models of vocal fold inflammation and repair. Proceedings of the 11th Pan-European Voice Conference, 224. ISBN: 978-88-6655-794-4
  6. 2013

  7. Li, Z., Bakhshaee, H., Helou, L., Li, N. Y. K., Mongeau, L., Kost, K., Rosen, C., & Verdolini, K. (2013). Evaluation of contact pressure in human vocal folds during phonation using high-speed videoendoscopy, electroglottography, and magnetic resonance imaging [Abstract]. J Acoust Soc Am, 133(5), 3618. Proceedings of Meetings on Acoustics (POMA), 19, 060306. PMID: 23656087.
  8. 2007

  9. Li, N. Y. K., Wognum, S., Ravin, K., & Vodovotz, Y. (2007) Agent-based simulation of urinary tract infection leading to renal scarring [Abstract]. Journal of Critical Care, 22(4), 336-336.
  10. Li, N. Y. K., Verdolini, K., Clermont, G., Mi, Q., Hebda, P.A., & Vodovotz, Y. (2007). A patient-specific in silico model of inflammation and healing tested in acute vocal fold injury. Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Systems Biology, Long Beach, U.S.
  11. 2006

  12. Li, N. Y. K., Verdolini, K., Clermont, G., Mi, Q., Hebda, P.A., & Vodovotz, Y. (2006). Agent-based simulation of acute phonotrauma in cases with various cytokine profiles [Abstract]. Journal of Critical Care, 21(4), 293-368.
  13. 2005

  14. Li, N. Y. K., Verdolini, K., Clermont, G., Mi, Q., Hebda, P.A., & Vodovotz, Y. (2005). An agent-based model of acute phonotrauma [Abstract]. Journal of Critical Care, 20(4), 393-394.

Conference Presentations

    2018

  1. Coburn, P. T. & Li-Jessen, N. Y. K. (2018, September). An in vitro testing platform of macrophage polarization in hydrogel scaffolds. Paper presented at the 5th World Congress of the Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine International Society (TERMIS), Kyoto, Japan,
  2. Lei, Z. D., Li-Jessen, N. Y. K. & Mongeau, L. (2018, August). An investigation of vocal fatigue following a vocal loading task using neck-skin acceleration signals. Paper presented at the 11th International Conference on Voice Physiology and Biomechanics, East Lansing, U.S.A.
  3. Ogrodnik, N., Li-Jessen, N. Y. K. & Mongeau, L. (2018, June). Quantification of occupational vocal fatigue in voice actors. Paper presented at the Performing Arts Medicine Association International Symposium, Orange, U.S.A.
  4. Chen, L.C., Rammal, A., Latifi, N. Wang, H. J., Li-Jessen, N. Y. K., Kost, K., & Mongeau, L. (2018, May). Animal study of vocal fold repair using glyco-chitosan with collagen III fibrils. Paper presented at the 47th Annual Symposium: Care of the Professional Voice. Philadelphia, U.S.
  5. Ogrodnik, N., Lei, Z. D., Li-Jessen, N. Y. K., & Mongeau, L. (2018, May). Detection of vocal fatigue in voice acting using glottal notch acceleration. Paper presented at the 47th Annual Symposium: Care of the Professional Voice. Philadelphia, U.S.
  6. 2017

  7. Coburn, P. & Li-Jessen, N. Y. K. (2017, October). Investigation of macrophage response to chitosan-glycol hydrogel. Paper presented at the 12th International Conference on Advances in Quantitative Laryngology, Voice and Speech Research, Hong Kong.
  8. Lei, Z. D., Li-Jessen, N. Y. K., & Mongeau, L. (2017, October). Investigation on vocal fatigue in a vocal loading task using neck-skin vibration signals: a single case study. Paper presented at the 12th International Conference on Advances in Quantitative Laryngology, Voice and Speech Research, Hong Kong.
  9. Seekhao, N., Jaja, J., Mongeau, L. & Li-Jessen, N. Y. K. (2017, June). In-situ visualization for 3D agent-based vocal fold inflammation and repair simulation. Workshop Paper of the International Conference on High Performance Computing, Frankfurt, Germany.
  10. Lei, Z. D., Li-Jessen, N. Y. K. & Mongeau, L. (2017, June). Supervised learning in voice type discrimination using neck-skin vibration signals: Preliminary results on single vowels. Paper presented at the 73rd Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America and the 8th Forum Acusticum, Boston, U.S.A.
  11. Kazarine, A., Bouhabel, S., Douillette, A. H., Kost, K. Li-Jessen, N. Y. K., Mongeau, L. & Wiseman, P. (2017, January) Multimodal imaging of vocal fold scarring in a rabbit model by multiphoton microscopy. Paper presented at the SPIE Photonics West, San Francisco, U.S.A. Best Poster Award
  12. 2016

  13. Fu, Hao, Wu, Q., Zhao, C., Li, X., Li-Jessen, N. Y. K., & Liu, X. (2016, October). An integrated paper-based microfluidic platform for autonomous, point-of-care ELISA. Paper presented at the 20th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, Dublin, Ireland.
  14. Shung, C., Mongeau, L., & Li-Jessen, N. Y. K. (2016, September). Agent-based models of engineering biomaterials for vocal fold reconstruction. Paper presented at the 17th International Conference on Systems Biology, Barcelona, Spain.
  15. Seekhao, S., Shung, C., Yuen, S., Jaja, J., Mongeau, L., & Li-Jessen, N. Y. K. (2016, July). Biosimulation of vocal fold inflammation and repair using agent-based modeling. Paper presented at the Modeling Laryngeal Biology Conference, Madison, U.S.A.
  16. Bouhabel, S., Park, S., Masson, A., Douillette, A., Li-Jessen, N. Y. K., Mongeau, L., & Kost, K. (2016, June). Effects of injectable substances on wound healing in rabbit vocal folds. Paper presented at the Voice Foundation 45th Annual Symposium, Philadelphia, U.S.
  17. Latifi, N., Heris, H. K., Li, N. Y. K. & Mongeau, L. (2016, May). Glycol-chitosan/collagen/glyoxal hydrogels for vocal fold tissue engineering. Paper presented at the 10th World Biomaterials Congress, Montreal, Canada.
  18. Trickey, K., Shung, C., Yuen, S., Seekhao, S., Jaja, J., Mongeau, L., & Li, N. Y. K. (2016, March). Sensitivity analysis of agent-based model of vocal fold inflammation and repair. Paper presented at the 10th International conference on Voice Physiology and Biomechanics, Vina del Mar, Chile
  19. 2015

  20. Seekhao, N., Shung, C., Jaja, J., Mongeau, L. & Li, N. Y. K. (2015, August). A computational update of agent-based models of vocal fold inflammation and repair. Paper presented at the 11th European Voice Conference, Firenze, Italy.
  21. Mongeau, L., Heris, H. K., Miri, A. K., Ghattamaneni, N. R., Li, N. Y. K., Thibeault, S., & Wiseman, P. W. (2015, July). Biomechanics of collagen remodeling during vocal fold wound healing. Paper presented at the 21st Congress of the European Society of Biomechanics, Prague, Czech Republic.
  22. Heris, H. K., Latifi, N., Vali, H., Li, N. Y. K., & Mongeau, L. (2015, June). Investigation of chitosan-glycol/glyoxal as an injectable biomaterial for vocal fold tissue engineering. Paper presented at the 4th International Conference on Tissue Engineering, Lisbon, Portugal.
  23. Mongeau, L., Latifi, N., Alghonaim, Y., Heris, H. K., Wong, J., Daniel, S. J. & Li, N. Y. K.. (2015, June). In vivo vocal fold tissue reconstruction using micro-structured hyaluronic acid-gelatin injectables hydrogels. Paper presented at the Voice Foundation 44th Annual Symposium, Philadelphia, U.S.
  24. Latifi, N., Heris, H. K., Boucher, E., Li, N. Y. K., Vali, H., and Mongeau, L. (2015, May) Mechanical and biochemical stability of hyaluronic acid-gelatin hydrogels for use in a phono-mimetic vocal fold bioreactor. Canadian Biomaterials Society Annual Meeting, Toronto, Canada.
  25. Li, N. Y. K., Choi, A. J., & Powell, M. (2015, April). An empirical update of agent-based computer models of surgical vocal fold injury. Paper presented at the 11th Advances in Quantitative Laryngology, Voice and Speech Research, London, U.K.
  26. 2014

  27. Yiu, E. M. L., Li, N. Y. K., Chan, K. M.-K., Tsang, R., Kwong, E., Verdolini-Abbott, J. & Ma, E. P. M. (2014, November). Does acupuncture facilitate vocal fold wound healing? Paper presented at the 2nd Australasian and Asia Pacific Laryngology Conference, Hobart Tasmania, Australia.
  28. Latifi, N., Heris, H. K., Sheibani, S., Kazemirad, S., Yang, C., Vali, H., Li, N. Y. K., & Mongeau, L. (2014, June). Verification of an airflow-induced bio-mimetic bioreactor as a platform for studying vocal fold mechanobiology and tissue engineering. Paper presented at the 7th World Congress of Biomechanics, Boston, U.S.
  29. Latifi, N., Heris, H. K., Sheibani, S., Tacher, R., Yang, C. Kazemirad, S., Li, N. Y. K., & Mongeau, L. (2014, June). Biological response of human vocal fold fibroblasts to phono-mimetic stimulation using an airflow-induced bioreactor. Paper presented at the Voice Foundation 43th Annual Symposium, Philadelphia, U.S.
  30. Yiu, E. M. L., Li, N. Y. K., Chan, K. M.-K., Tsang, R., Kwong, E., Verdolini-Abbott, J. & Ma, E. P. M. (2014, June). Potential anti-inflammatory effect of acupuncture in treating chronic phonotraumatic vocal fold pathologies. Paper presented at the Voice Foundation 43th Annual Symposium, Philadelphia, U.S. *Paper received Hamden International Presentation Award
  31. ​Latifi, N., Alghonaim, Y., Wong, J., Heris, H. K., Daniel, S. J., Li, N. Y. K., Mongeau, L. (2014, May). A long-term in vivo study of hierarchically micro-structured hyaluronic acid-gelatin (HA-Ge) hydrogels for the reconstruction of surgically injured rat vocal folds. Paper presented at Biomaterial Colloquium, Montreal, Canada.
  32. Imaizumi, M., v, Leydon, C., Sato, Y., Yang, D. & Thibeault, S. (2014, May). Human-induced pluripotent stem cells with injectable HA-hydrogels for vocal folds tissue engineering. Paper presented at the 94th Annual Meeting of the American Broncho-Esophagological Association, Las Vegas, USA.
  33. Latifi, N., Alghonaim, Y., Wong, J., Heris, H. K., Daniel, S. J., Li, N. Y. K., Mongeau, L. (2014, April). A long-term in vivo study of composite microgels based on hyaluronic acid and gelatin for the reconstruction of surgically injured rat vocal folds. Paper presented at the 9th International Conference on Voice Physiology and Biomechanics, Salt Lake City, USA.
  34. Li, N. Y. K., Choi, A. J., & Powell, M. (2014, April). Flow cytometric immunophenotyping for surgically injured vocal folds. Paper presented at the 9th International Conference on Voice Physiology and Biomechanics, Salt Lake City, USA.
  35. Li, Y., Li, N. Y. K., Yazdi, A. N., Mongeau, L. & Shung, C. (2014, March). Implementation of agent based model of tissue inflammation on graphics processing unit platform. Paper presented at the GPU Technology Conference, San Jose, U.S.
  36. 2013

  37. Li, Y., Li, N. Y. K., Yazdi, A. N., & Mongeau, L. (2013, Sept.). Implementation of agent based model of tissue inflammation on graphics processing unit platform. Paper presented at the 1st ASME/ FDA Annual Frontiers in Medical Devices: Applications of Computer Modeling and Simulation, Washington DC, U.S.
  38. Mongeau, L., Li, N. Y. K., & Heris, H. K. (2013, Aug.). Study of vocal fold mechanobiology using an airflow-driven phonation bioreactor. Paper presented at the 19th Congress of the European Society of Biomechanics, Patras, Greece.
  39. Li, Z., Bakhshaee, H., Helou, L., Li, N. Y. K., Mongeau, L., Kost, K., Rosen, C., & Verdolini, K. (2013. June). Evaluation of contact pressure in human vocal folds during phonation using high-speed videoendoscopy, electroglottography, and magnetic resonance imaging. Paper presented at the 21st International Congress on Acoustics, Montreal, Canada.
  40. 2012

  41. Li, N. Y. K., Chen, F., Dikkers, F. G., & Thibeault, S. L. (2012, July). Effects of mitomycin-c on vocal fold fibroblast cultures. Paper presented at the 8th International Conference on Voice Physiology and Biomechanics, Erlangen, Germany.
  42. 2011

  43. Heris, H. K., Miri, A. K., Thibeault, S. L., Li, N. Y. K., Mongeau, L., Barthelat, F. (2011, Dec.). Mechanical characterization of vocal folds using atomic force microscopy based indentation. Paper presented at the 4th International Conference on the Mechanics of Biomaterials and Tissues, Hawaii, U.S.
  44. Bufi, N., Miri, A. K., Thibeault, S. L., Li, N. Y. K., Mongeau, L. (2011, Dec.). Inverse method for the identification of soft tissue mechanical properties. Paper presented at the 4th International Conference on the Mechanics of Biomaterials and Tissues, Hawaii, U.S.
  45. Ingle, J., Helou, L. B., Li, N. Y. K., Hebda, P. A., Rosen, C. A. & Verdolini-Abbott, J. (2011, Nov.). Role of steroids in acute phonotrauma: a basic science investigation. Paper presented at the University of California San Francisco Conference and International Association of Phonosurgery, San Francisco, U.S.
  46. 2010

  47. Chan, L.J., Robb, J., Li, N. Y. K., Rosen, C., Verdolini, K.A., Mongeau, L., Devie, C. (2010, July). Estimation of the contact pressure between the vocal folds using a probe microphone. Paper presented at the International Conference on Advances in Laryngeal Biophysiology and International Conference on Voice Physiology and Biomechanics, Wisconsin-Madison, U.S.
  48. Robb, J., Chan, L.J., Li, N. Y. K., Rosen, C., Verdolini, K.A., Mongeau, L., Devie, C. (2010, July). Study of impact stress in human vocal folds from high-speed imaging data. Paper presented at the International Conference on Advances in Laryngeal Biophysiology and International Conference on Voice Physiology and Biomechanics, Wisconsin-Madison, U.S.
  49. 2008

  50. Li, N. Y. K., Verdolini, K., Clermont, G., Mi, Q., Hebda, P.A., & Vodovotz, Y. (2008, July). Deciphering the complexity of inflammation and healing in phonotrauma: from evidence-based to systems biology. Paper presented at the International Conference on Advances in Laryngeal Biophysiology, Wisconsin-Madison, U.S.
  51. Li, N. Y. K., Verdolini, K., Clermont, G., Mi, Q., Hebda, P.A., & Vodovotz, Y. (2008, June). Systems analysis of inflammation and wound healing in phonotrauma. Paper presented at the Voice Foundation 37th Annual Symposium, Philadelphia, U.S.
  52. 2007

  53. Li, N. Y. K., Verdolini, K., Clermont, G., Mi, Q., Hebda, P.A., & Vodovotz, Y. (2007, Oct.). A patient-specific in silico model of inflammation and healing tested in acute vocal fold injury. Paper presented at the 8th International Conference on Systems Biology, Long Beach, U.S.
  54. Li, N. Y. K., Wognum, S., Ravin, K., & Vodovotz, Y. (2007, Oct.) Agent-based simulation of urinary tract infection leading to renal scarring. Paper presented at the 6th International Conference on Complexity in Acute Illness, Long Beach, U.S.
  55. Li, N. Y. K., Dietrich, M., Roth, D., Nanjundeswaran, C. & Verdolini, K. (2007, Aug.) Assessing clinical outcomes with biological profiles. Paper presented at the 27th World Congress of the International Association of Logopedics and Phoniatrics, Copenhagen, Denmark.
  56. Li, N. Y. K., Verdolini, K., Clermont, G., Mi, Q., Hebda, P.A., & Vodovotz, Y. (2007, June).The effect of mobilization doses on recovery from acute phonotrauma: agent-based simulation. Paper presented at the Voice Foundation 36th Annual Symposium, Philadelphia, U.S.
  57. Verdolini, K. & Li, N. Y. K. (2006, Oct.) Voice therapy roles in wound and scar healing. Co-presenter of workshop at the University of California San Francisco Conference, San Francisco, U.S.
  58. 2006

  59. Li, N. Y. K., Verdolini, K., Clermont, G., Mi, Q., Hebda, P.A., & Vodovotz, Y. (2006, Oct.) Agent-based simulation of acute phonotrauma in cases with various cytokine profiles. Paper presented at the 5th International Conference on Complexity in Acute Illness, Washington D.C., U.S.
  60. Li, N. Y. K., Verdolini, K., Clermont, G., Mi, Q., Hebda, P.A., & Vodovotz, Y. (2006, July) Simulating acute phonotrauma: a comparison of agent-based and equation-based models. Paper presented at the 5th International Conference on Voice Physiology and Biomechanics, Tokyo, Japan.
  61. Verdolini, K., Rosen, C.A. Dietrich, M., Branski, R., Li, N. Y. K., Hersan, R. & Scheffel, L. (2006, June). The influence of training instructions and therapy structure on item-specific and generalized learning in voice therapy. Paper presented at the Voice Foundation 35th Annual Symposium, Philadelphia, U.S.
  62. Li, N. Y. K. (2006, June). Biosimulation of vocal fold wound healing in phonotrauma: towards predictive, preventive and personalized treatment. New Investigator Research Forum. Proposal presented at the Voice Foundation 35th Annual Symposium, Philadelphia, U.S.
  63. v (2006, Jan.). Invited Speaker. Phonotrauma: agent-based modeling, inflammation and wound healing. Seminar presented at McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine Wound Healing Research Conference, Pittsburgh, U.S.
  64. 2005

  65. Verdolini, K., Rosen, C.A. Scheffel, L., Dietrich, M., Li, N. Y. K., Branski, R., & Hersan, R. (2005, June). Effect of Training Manipulations in Resonant Voice Therapy: A Randomized Prospective Trial. Paper presented at the University of California San Francisco Voice Conference, San Francisco, U.S.
  66. Li, N. Y. K., Verdolini, K., Clermont, G., Mi, Q., Hebda, P.A., & Vodovotz, Y. (2005, Sept.) An Agent-Based Model of Acute Phonotrauma. Paper presented at the 4th International Conference on Complexity in Acute Illness, Cologne, Germany.
  67. Verdolini, K., Rosen, C.A. Dietrich, M., Li, N. Y. K., Scheffel, L., Branski, R., & Hersan, R. (2005, June). The Effect of Training Manipulations on the Outcome of Lessac-Madsen Resonant Voice Therapy. Paper presented at the Voice Foundation 34th Annual Symposium, Philadelphia, U.S.
  68. Li, N. Y. K., Verdolini, K., Mi, Q., Vodovotz, Y., & Hebda, P.A. (2005, June) An Agent-Based Model of Vocal Fold Inflammation and Wound Healing. Paper presented at the Voice Foundation 34th Annual Symposium, Philadelphia, U.S.
  69. 2002

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