Dr. Leah Kaufman

Leah A. Kaufman, MD
Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vice Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Residency Program Director

Resident Salaries

Residency stipends are determined each year by the College of Medicine.

Effective July 1, 2015, the annual stipends for residents on the SUNY Upstate Medical University payroll are:

Year Salary
PGY-4 $58,622


Family medical insurance is provided along with malpractice coverage and life insurance.

Vacation Days

Housestaff members receive:

  • 15 paid days vacation in the first year
  • 15 paid days vacation in the second year
  • 16 paid days vacation in the third year
  • 18 paid days vacation fourth year