Filiaggi, Mark

Phone: (902) 494-7102

Email: Filiaggi@Dal.Ca

Department Chair / Assistant Professor, Department of Applied Oral Sciences

Academic Credentials:
BScEng (Penn), MASc (Toronto), PhD (Toronto)
Professional Appointments:
Cross-Appointment, School of Biomedical Engineering
Cross-Appointment, Department of Radiology



P. A. Comeau and M. J. Filiaggi, Early stage differentiation response of pre-osteoblastic MC3T3- E1 cells to therapeutically loaded calcium polyphosphate bead degradation extracts, 10th World Biomaterials Congress, Montreal, May 2016.

A. Momeni, I. Gibson, and M. Filiaggi, Room temperature preparation of phosphate glass microspheres as carriers for therapeutic agents, 10th World Biomaterials Congress, Montreal, May 2016.

P. A. Comeau and M. J. Filiaggi, Development of a novel cold isostatic pressing and gelling protocol for a calcium polyphosphate-based local delivery system in osteomyelitis therapy, 10th World Biomaterials Congress, Montreal, May 2016

A Momeni and MJ Filiaggi, Polyphosphate coacervate as hemostatic agent, 32nd Annual Meeting of the Canadian Biomaterials Society, Toronto, May 2015

Momeni A and Filiaggi MJ. (2014). In vitro degradation of polyphosphate gels. 31st Annual Meeting of the Canadian Biomaterials Society, 2014-06-04

Momeni A and Filiaggi MJ. (2014). Rheological properties of polyphosphate gels. 31st Annual Meeting of the Canadian Biomaterials Society, 2014-06-04

Comeau P and Filiaggi MJ. (2014). Incorporating strontium improves therapeutic potential of calcium polyphosphate delivery matrices for osteomyelitis treatment. 31st Annual Meeting of the Canadian Biomaterials Society, 2014-06-04

Valliant E, Momeni A, Shiva Shankar JJ, Abraham R, Colp P, Filiaggi M. (2014). Calcium Polyphosphate: A New Radio-opaque Liquid Embolic Agent. American Society of Functional Neuroradiology 52nd Annual Meeting & Symposium, 2014-05-17

Comeau P, Filiaggi, M. (2014). Incorporation of Strontium into Amorphous Calcium Polyphosphate Matrices Improves the Local Tuneability of Vancomycin Delivery. 60th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, 2014-03-15

A Kotiya, M Bance, J Brown, M Filiaggi and R Adamson. A non-ossicular piezoelectric middle ear implant (promontory driver): Feasibility study, 4th International Symposium on Bone Conduction Hearing – Craniofacial Osseointegration (OSSEO 2013), Newcastle upon Tyne, England, June 2013.

A Momeni and MJ Filiaggi. Synthesis and characterization of different chain length sodium polyphosphates, 30th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Biomaterials Society, Ottawa, May 2013.

A Momeni, E Brennan and MJ Filiaggi, Developing a liquid embolic agent: Radiopacity, injectability and cytocompatibility, 30th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Biomaterials Society, Ottawa, May 2013.

Y Hu, M Grynpas, U Werner-Zwanziger, M Filiaggi, R Pilliar. Phase changes and degradation of calcium polyphosphate, 30th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Biomaterials Society, Ottawa, May 2013.

PA Comeau and MJ Filiaggi. Strategies for manipulating the chain length of an amorphous CPP delivery system, 30th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Biomaterials Society, Ottawa, May 2013.

D Ganju, MF Langman, JD Padmos, M Brillant, P Zhang, and MJ Filiaggi. Developing antimicrobial dental implant surfaces through silver nanoparticle deposition, 30th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Biomaterials Society, Ottawa, May 2013.

A Momeni, S Curley and M Filiaggi. A novel in-situ forming calcium polyphosphate system for anti-cancer drug release, Society for Biomaterials Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, April 2013.

DC Matthews, MS Brillant, ME McNally, JB Clovis, M Filiaggi. Getting long in the tooth: Planning future oral health needs for Nova Scotia adults. Nova Scotia Centre on Aging Conference, Halifax, November 2012.

JB Clovis, DC Matthews, MS Brillant, ME McNally, M Filiaggi. Self-reported oral health among Nova Scotian adults aged 45 years and older as indicators of oral health status, Canadian Association of Public Health Dentists Annual Meeting, PEI, September 2012.

PA Comeau and MJ Filiaggi, In Vitro Behaviour of Composite Calcium Polyphosphate Disks, 39th Annual Meeting of the Controlled Release Society, Quebec City, July 2012.

L Lohstreter, E Grovender, T Byrne, M McArthur, R Sanderson, M Filiaggi, Z Bai and J Dahn, The role of surface oxide composition on albumin and fibrinogen adsorption onto inorganic combinatorial materials, BioInterface 2011, Minneapolis.

JB Clovis, DC Matthews, S Bornstein, MGS Brillant, P Romanow, SJ Cobban, ME McNally, MJ Filiaggi, Increasing Capacity for Oral Health Policy: The Case for Comparison of Qualitative Analyses International Symposium on Dental Hygiene, Glasgow, July 2010. [CIHR]

D Matthews, J Clovis, M Brillant, H Lawrence, R Kotzer, M McNally, M Filiaggi, Comparison of clinical oral health status between seniors and pre-seniors, 88th General Session of the IADR, Barcelona, July 2010. [CIHR/NSHRF/Health Canada]

J Clovis, D Matthews, H Lawrence, R Kotzer, M Brillant, M McNally, M Filiaggi, Dental visit frequency of community-dwelling adults aged 45 and older, 88th General Session of the IADR, Barcelona, July 2010. [CIHR/NSHRF/Health Canada]

JB Clovis, DC Matthews, MGS Brillant, HP Lawrence, RD Kotzer, ME McNally, MJ Filiaggi, Predictors of participation in a clinical oral exam survey, Canadian Association of Public Health Dentistry Annual General Meeting and Scientific Conference, Toronto, June 2010. [CIHR/NSHRF/Health Canada]

D Matthews, JB Clovis, M Filiaggi, M McNally, Oral health of adults in long-term care facilities, 34th Annual Meeting of the CADR/AADR, Washington, DC, March 2010. [CIHR/NSHRF/Health Canada]