Expanding Access to Finance for Health

The USAID Strengthening Health Outcomes through the Private Sector (SHOPS) is now **[accepting abstracts](http://shopsproject.org/news-2010-12.html)** for the next in its e-conference series focused on advancing private sector innovations in the provision and use of family planning/reproductive health, HIV/AIDS, maternal & child care and other health services.

To be held on March 29-30, 2011, this e-conference will explore **innovations and best practices in the use of financial services** (debt, equity, or leasing) to improve access to high-quality health information, products, and services.

Please see the full call for abstract attached. The submission deadline is January 21, 2011.

_This e-conference is organized in partnership with the World Bank and the International Finance Corporation._