1. Geographic foundations of environmental health hazards : the need for a place-based perspective 2. Environmental health and disease indicators : valuation measures, transition frameworks and burden of disease estimates 3. Population health disparities and social injustices : indicators and spatial patterns 4. Conceptualization and measurement of race, ethnicity and class 5. Environmental health data collection, analysis and visualization : an overview of geographic methodologies 6. Global climate change and environmental degradation : place vulnerability and public health challenges 7. A spatial analysis of emergent and re-emergent public health risks 8. Toxic chemicals : disparate patterns of exposure and health outcomes 9. Geographic principles of environmental justice and equity 10. Global geographies, environmental injustice and health inequities 11. Population disparities in water access, sanitation and health implications 12. Food justice, nutritional security and paediatric health outcomes 13. Poverty, race and place : a triple whammy hypothesis for minority health geographies 14. Globalization, population mobility and immigrant health disparities 15. Group disparities in access, quality and utilization of health resources 16. Exploring pathways to environmental, health and social equity.