Hilary is an experienced academic with extensive experience in learning and teaching. He has completed research and evaluation of the delivery and organisation of health care services and has a special interest and expertise in researching culture, arts, health and wellbeing.
Dr Hilary Bungay has been researching in the field of Arts and Health research for over 15 years and has been Principal and Co-investigator for a number of research projects exploring the impact of the arts on health and wellbeing.
As a member of steering group for the Special Interest Group for Arts Health and Wellbeing at the Royal Society of Public Health she plays an active role in developing the research agenda for arts, health and wellbeing. In addition to her research in the field of Arts and Health, Hilary also works with a local Air Ambulance Trust who fund a Research Fellow based within the University undertaking research and evaluation of their service.
Masters Major Project supervision. Current PhD and Professional Doctorate supervision:
Bungay, H., & Hughes, S., 2021 Older people’s perceptions of the impact of Dance for Health sessions in an acute hospital setting: a qualitative study. BMJ Open 2021;11:e044027. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2020-044027
McLachlan, S. & Bungay H., 2021 Consensus on research priorities for [organisation blinded for peer review] Air Ambulance: A Delphi study Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation and Emergency Medicine
Bungay, H., & Jacobs C., 2020, Dance for Health: The perceptions of healthcare professionals of the impact of music and movement sessions for older people in an acute hospital setting. International Journal of Older People Nursing http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/opn.12342
Dadswell A., Bungay, H., Wilson, C., Munn-Giddings, C., 2020, The impact of participatory arts in promoting social relationships for older people within care homes, Perspectives in Public Health; https://doi.org/10.1177/1757913920921204 .
Bungay, H, Hughes, S., Jacobs, C., Zheng, J. 2019, Dance for Health: The impact of creative dance sessions on older people in an acute hospital setting Arts and Health: An International Journal for Research Policy and Practice https://doi.org/10.1080/17533015.2020.1725072
Meshe, O.F. Bungay, H. Claydon, L.S. 2019, Participants’ experiences of the benefits, barriers, and facilitators of attending a Community-based Exercise Programme for people with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Health and Social Care in the Community, DOI:10.1111/hsc.12929
Wilson, C., Dadswell A., Bungay H., Munn-Giddings, C., 2019, ‘The role of participatory arts in developing reciprocal relationships amongst older people: A conceptual review of the literature’Journal of Aging and Social Change 9(4) 1-16
Dadswell A., Wilson, C., Munn-Giddings, C., Bungay H., (2017/2019) The Role of Participatory Arts in Addressing the Loneliness and Social Isolation of Older People: A Conceptual Review of the Literature, Journal of Arts and Communities Volume 9, Number 2, 1 October 2017, pp. 109-128(20) https://doi.org/10.1386/jaac.9.2.109_1 .
Boyce, M., Bungay, H., Munn-Giddings, C.M., Wilson, C., 2017 The impact of arts in healthcare on patients and service users Health and Social Care in the Community, DOI:10.1111/hsc.1250
Zarobe, L., & Bungay, H. 2017 The role of arts activities in developing resilience and mental well-being in children and young people a rapid review of the literature. Perspectives in Public Health. ISSN 1757-9147 http://arro.anglia.ac.uk/701901/
Bungay, H, Jackson, J. & Lord, S. 2016 Exploring Assistant Practitioners views of their role and training, Nursing Standard 30, 30 46-52
Oluwasomi F M., Claydon, L.S., Bungay H., & Andrew S. 2016: The relationship between physical activity and health status in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease following ulmonary rehabilitation, Disability and Rehabilitation: http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/09638288.2016.1161842
Wilson, C., Bungay, H., Munn-Giddings, C. & Boyce, M. 2015 Healthcare professionals’ perceptions of the value and impact of the impact of the arts in healthcare settings Int. J. Nurs. Stud. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/ j.ijnurstu.2015.11.003
Jackson, J., Bungay, H., Smyth, T. & Lord, S. 2015 The status of assistant practitioners in the NHS, British Journal of Health Care Management 19 (7) 225-231
Fraser, A., Bungay, H., Munn-Giddings, C., 2014 The value of the use of participatory arts activities in residential care settings to enhance the wellbeing and quality of life of older people: A rapid review of the literature. Arts and Health: An International Journal for Research Policy and Practice 6(3) 266-278
Skingley, A., Bungay, H., Clift, C., Warden J., 2013 Experiences of being in a control group: Lessons from a UK-based randomised controlled group singing as a health promotion initiative for older people Health Promotion International doi10.1093/heapro/dat016
Bungay, H. & Vella-Burrows, T., 2013 The effects of participating in creative activities on the health and wellbeing of children and young people: a rapid review of the literature Perspectives in Public Health 131(1) 45-52
Skingley, A., Bungay, H., Clift, S., 2012, Researching participatory arts, wellbeing and health, Journal of Arts and Communities 3(1) 73-87
Bungay, H., & Clift, S., 2010, Arts on Prescription: A review of practice in the UK, Perspectives in Public Health, 130 (6) 277-281
Oral presentation Building Connections: Challenging loneliness among older adults through partnership, co-production, and cultural participation International Conference Culture Health and Wellbeing (virtual conference) 21 st -23 rd June 2021
Oral presentation (With Munn-Giddings, C., Dadswell A., Wilson, C.,) How a university community engaged with arts and cultural activities during Lockdown. International Conference Culture Health and Wellbeing (virtual conference) 21 st -23 rd June 2021
Oral presentation (With Anita Jensen) Swedish primary healthcare practitioners’ perspectives on the impact of Arts on Prescription for patients and the wider society. International Conference Culture Health and Wellbeing (virtual conference) 21 st -23 rd June 2021
Oral Presentation with Ward, A., Bruce S., Creative Journeys, Community is the best medicine Kings Fund October 8 th 2019
Oral presentation Bungay H., Ellis N., Peirara-Stubbs, F., Dance for Health: Challenges to implementation, delivery and evaluation of a programme of dance sessions for older people in an acute hospital setting. Building Bridges Applied Arts and health, Education, and Community Shropshire 7-10 th August 2019
Oral presentation (With Munn-Giddings, C., Dadswell A., Wilson, C.,) Creative Journeys: The role of the arts facilitator in building community in residential care home settings, Building Bridges Applied Arts and health, Education, and Community Shropshire 7-10 th August 2019
Oral presentation A service evaluation of the Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Trust ‘Dance for health’ programme 4 th Annual Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Professionals Conference Cambridge May 14 th 2019
Oral presentation (With Dadswell A., Wilson, C.,) Participatory arts and social relationships for older people in care settings 7 th International Health Humanities Network Conference Southampton 2 nd August 2018
Oral presentation With Dadswell A., Wilson, C.,) The role of participatory arts in developing social and caring relationships for older people in care settings: Tackling loneliness and social isolation, Conference for Participatory Arts UEA May 2018
Oral presentation Children and Young People: Arts on Prescription Culture Health and Wellbeing International Conference Bristol June 2017
The Conversation: How creativity on prescription can improve on mental and physical health 5 April 2018