Meet the Team
Chief Executive Officer
Prior to Aventura, John led Symantec’s $130M Americas Healthcare Vertical and also performed as the EMEA General Manager at Sentillion where he helped facilitate the company’s acquisition by Microsoft. He then stayed on to lead Microsoft’s Health Solutions business in the UK.
John also served as CEO of USTeleHealth, a leading telephone nurse triage company, and led the company from startup to a successful acquisition.
Chief Technology Officer
Jacci Patterson, RN
Chief Operating Officer
After obtaining her nursing degree from the University of Michigan, Jacci spent several years working as a bedside nurse in pediatrics. Her experience includes Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, Pediatric Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplant, Pediatric Intensive Care, Pediatric Mobile Critical Care, and general pediatrics. She received training at several major university hospitals including Duke Medical Center, University of North Carolina Medical Center, and Oregon Health Sciences University, and gained experience working at a large city hospital with a Level I trauma center.
Jacci transitioned into the field of pharmacovigilance in 2006 when she began working in drug safety on clinical trials for experimental medications. Most of the clinical studies were adult oncology but also included neurologic, endocrine, and reproductive indications. She gained global experience while working with foreign physicians and hospitals that participated in the clinical trials.
In 2013 she joined the SafeDose team as the Vice President of Clinical Content and provides nursing review of the system.