Patricia Priest

Year2010
CategoryPhysics
CountriesNew Zealand
DescriptionLianne Parkin, Sheila Williams, and Patricia Priest of the University of Otago, New Zealand, for demonstrating that, on icy footpaths in wintertime, people slip and fall less often if they wear socks on the outside of their shoes.
Reference"Preventing Winter Falls: A Randomised Controlled Trial of a Novel Intervention" Lianne Parkin, Sheila Williams, and Patricia Priest, New Zealand Medical Journal. vol. 122, no, 1298, July 3, 2009, pp. 31-8.