Secretary of Chhatrapati Shahu Cancer Research Foundation, which is a charitable trust with the main objective of Creating awareness regarding cancer in women, tobacco abuse, reducing incidence of tobacco consumption and creating awareness regarding cancer and tobacco.
Founder Secretary - Kolhapur Ethics Committee
Held several Free Cancer Detection Camps at Kolhapur Cancer Centre, organised Lecture series and delivered several lectures at various Public Forums for Public awareness regarding Cancer in women, its early detection and treatment. Contributed articles on Cancer in the local newspapers intended for public awareness and early detection of Cancer in women. Bulletin Editor– Rotary Club of Kolhapur Midtown, 2007-08 Active member of Cancer Support Group – an association of Cancer Survivors and their relatives who have come together for the fight against Cancer Participated as Investigator/Co-investigator in national and international clinical trials
Dr. Pawar has strong Social commitments and spends a major part of her time, energy and funds in helping out the poor and needy cancer patients at her hospital. She takes special efforts to reach out to the women in urban and rural areas and create awareness regarding cancer of the breast through audio-visual presentations, free cancer detection camps and mammography camps. It is her dream to drastically reduce the incidence of breast cancers (highest cancer in women) through public awareness.