Dr. Prus is a medical
social scientist and social gerontologist at Carleton University. His current research examines social, psychosocial, and behavioural determinants of health over the life course. The collective goal of this research is to better understand how social forces influence health advantages in preventing and postponing morbidity, disability, and mortality. Steven Prus is published in a number of gerontology, public health, and social science journals.