BATCAVE Healthcare Simulation Program
UNM Clinical and Translational Science Center
900 Camino De Salud
(BLDG 227 B-50)
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Scheduling: Email
BATCAVE Registrar: (505) 272-5998

Mailing address:
2211 Lomas Blvd. NE
Clinical and Translational Science Center, B-50
Albuquerque, NM 87106

Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday
7:30 am - 4:30 p.m.

To schedule a tour, please contact Loren DeJong, (505) 925-0787

Parking - UNM Hospitals Employees and HSC Staff: Park in your normal assigned area

Welcome to the BATCAVE Healthcare Simulation Program

Accredited as a Level 1 Education Institute by the American College of Surgeons.

The BATCAVE Healthcare Simulation Program is a state-of-the-art simulation program for medical education. Our facilities include two classrooms, three Adult Simulation Labs, Pediatric Simulation Lab, Three Infant Simulation Labs, Birthing Simulator Lab, and several breakout rooms.

The program also hosts online education for UNM and medical professionals across the state.

Today in the BATCAVE

Green: UNMH Student/Staff Clinical Education classes
Purple: Sponsored national courses
Blue: Public education session (registration may be required)

About the BATCAVE Simulation Program

We strive to create a partnership with health care community affiliates that will enhance and promote our mission.


To improve quality, safety, and learning through innovative multidisciplinary health care education.


  • Deliver life support classes and competency based education and assessment to all health care providers.
  • Support and facilitate simulation based learning, assessment and research for UNM Health Systems.
  • Provide outreach, education and service to the people of New Mexico.